Tuesday July 09, 1985
US date format: 7/9/1985, UK date format: 9/7/1985
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 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 Ashley Young and Julia Hartmann.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to A View To A Kill by Duran Duran.
In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits.
Pee-wee's Big Adventure, directed by Tim Burton, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Stingray.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Peter Pack Rat or Law of the West.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 09, 1985?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Our Lady of Peace.
- Bah�'f Faith - Holy Day: Martyrdom of the B�b.
- Palau - Constitution Day.
- Argentina - Independence Day.
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- The Liberty-Ellis Island Commemorative Coin Act and Silver Bullion Coin Act of 1985 become law, authorizing a one-ounce 0.999 fine silver bullion coin.
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 09, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Duran Duran - A View To A Kill
- Phil Collins - Sussudio
- Prince - Raspberry Beret
- Survivor - The Search Is Over
- Eurythmics - Would I Lie To You?
- Paul Young - Everytime You Go Away
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- 'Til Tuesday - Voices Carry
- Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
- Cyndi Lauper - The Goonies 'R' Good Enough
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String
- Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
- Rene & Angela - Save Your Love (For #1)
- Prince And The Revolution - Raspberry Beret
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Too Many Games
- Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force - I Wonder If I Take You Home
- Debarge - Who's Holding Donna Now
- Paul Hardcastle - 19
- Cameo - Attack Me With Your Love
- Skipworth & Turner - Thinking About Your Love
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next July 09If July 09, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 2 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 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?