Monday 7 October 1985
It was Monday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Evan Longoria .
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Oh Sheila by Ready For The World.
In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits.
Silver Bullet, directed by Daniel Attias, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lake Wobegon Days by Garrison Keillor was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Clementine's Enchanted Journey.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Power! or Rags to Riches.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 7 October 1985 ?
- 21st Space Shuttle Mission (51-J) - Atlantis 1 lands at Edwards AFB
- Lynette Woodward, chosen as 1st woman on Harlem Globetrotters
- PLO terrorists sieze Italian cruise liner Achille Lauro
- The Mameyes landslide kills close to 300 in the worst landslide in North American history.
- The Achille Lauro is hijacked by Palestine Liberation Organization.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
- A-Ha - Take On Me
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Lonely Ol' Night
- Mick Jagger & David Bowie - Dancing In The Street
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Jan Hammer - Miami Vice Theme
- Madonna - Dress You Up
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Sport Games on 7 October 1985
- St. Louis Cardinals - Washington Redskins : 10 - 27
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