Wednesday 8 May 1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Problem (rapper) and Problem .
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Crazy For You by Madonna.
In UK 19 by Paul Hardcastle was in the top 5 hits.
Re-Animator, directed by Stuart Gordon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Thinner by Richard Bachman was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching About Time.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dynamite Dan or Gunfright.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 8 May 1985
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 8 May 1985 ?
- Saints Wiro, Plechelmus and Otger
- Saint Macharius of Ghent (died 1012)
- Parents' Day in South Korea
- Iris feast of the Region of Brussels capital (in Belgium)
- VE Day
- World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
- Saint Ida of Nivelles
- Problem (rapper)
- Problem : Rapper.
- Mona Kattan: Blogger.
- Tommaso Ciampa: American wrestler.
- Mashio Miyazaki: Japanese actress.
- Silvia Stroescu: Romanian gymnast.
- Sarah Vaillancourt: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Usama Young: American football player.
- Devon Soltendieck: Canadian journalist and game show host.
- 20th Academy of Country Music Awards: Alabama and Judds win.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Crazy For You
- USA for Africa - We Are The World
- Simple Minds - Don't You (Forget About Me)
- DeBarge - Rhythm Of The Night
- Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok
- The Power Station - Some Like It Hot
- Sade - Smooth Operator
- Wham! - Everything She Wants (Remix)
- Animotion - Obsession
- Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Top #10 R&B songs
- USA For Africa - We Are The World
- Debarge - Rhythm Of the Night
- Kool & The Gang - Fresh
- Mary Jane Girls - In My House
- Sade - Smooth Operator
- New Edition - Lost In Love
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- The Gap Band - I Found My Baby
- Klymaxx - Meeting In The Ladies Room
- Electric Lady - ConFunkShun
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?