Wednesday May 08, 1985
US date format: 5/8/1985, UK date format: 8/5/1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus (see birth chart on May 8, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
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.
Ran, directed by Akira Kurosawa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Queenie by Michael Korda was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching About Time.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Bounces or Alice in Wonderland.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of May 08, 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)
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- 20th Academy of Country Music Awards: Alabama and Judds win.
Which were the top hits in that special week of May 08, 1985?
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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 #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next May 08If May 08, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 4 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 7 months, 8 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on May 08, 1985?
On May 08, 1985 the day of the week was Wednesday.
What zodiac sign is May 08, 1985?
On May 08, 1985 the zodiac sign was Taurus.
Who was the US President on May 08, 1985?
On May 08, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 08, 1985?
On May 08, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on May 08, 1985?
On May 08, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on May 08, 1985?
On May 08, 1985 several famous people were born including, Problem (rapper), Mona Kattan, Problem .
Which famous people died on May 08, 1985?
Famous people died on May 08, 1985 include, Dolph Sweet, Theodore Sturgeon.
What was the number one song in May 08, 1985?
The number one song in the week of May 08, 1985 was Crazy For You by Madonna in US and 19 by Paul Hardcastle in UK.
What were the top hits on May 08, 1985?
The top hits on May 08, 1985 were Crazy For You by Madonna, We Are The World by USA for Africa, Don't You (Forget About Me) by Simple Minds in US and 19 by Paul Hardcastle, Move Closer by Phyllis Nelson, I Feel Love (Medley) by Bronski Beat & Marc Almond in UK.