Wednesday 9 January 1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see planets position on January 9, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Céline Bosquet and Mélissa Laveaux.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner was in the top 5 hits.
Fandango, directed by Kevin Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Son Of The Morning Star by Evan S. Connell was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lucky Luke.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Commando or King's Valley.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 9 January 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 9 January 1985 ?
- Balloon Ascension Day
- Philippines - Feast of the Black Nazarene in Quiapo district, Manila.
- 1788 - Ratification Day in Connecticut.
- 1822 - "I Will Stay" Day, when the Portuguese prince Pedro decided to stay in Brazil against the orders of the Portugal king Jopo VI, starting the Brazilian independence process.
- 1964 - Memorial day of Patriotic Panamanians for the Panama Canal (Martyrs' Day/Dia de los Martires).
- Eastern Orthodox - Feast of Saint Theophan the Recluse.
- Roman Catholic - Feast of Saint Adrian
- Stepfather's Day
Famous Birthdays:09 January
- Robert Mayer: German-English businessman and philanthropist (d. 1985).
- Flames set NHL record 264th regular season game without being shut-out
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Midnight Star - Operator
- The Temptations - Treat Her Like A Lady
- Ashford & Simpson - Solid
- Eugene Wilde - Gotta Get You Home Tonight
- Stevie Wonder - Love Light In Flight
- Kool & The Gang - Misled
- Paul Hardcastle - Rain Forest
- Glenn Jones - Show Me
- Lover Girl - Teena Marie
- New Edition - Mr. Telephone Man
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?