Wednesday January 09, 1985
US date format: 1/9/1985, UK date format: 9/1/1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 9, 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 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 Elvis Is Dead And I Don'T Feel So Good Myself by Lewis Grizzard was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lucky Luke.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Monty on the Run or Jet.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 09, 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.
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- Robert Mayer: German-English businessman and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 09, 1985?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 09If January 09, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 8 months, 14 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 17 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?