Wednesday 9 October 1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Libra. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Nicolas Manaudou and Chris Jones.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Oh Sheila by Ready For The World.
In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits.
Silver Bullet, directed by Daniel Attias, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Living With The Kennedys by Marcia Chellis was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Clementine's Enchanted Journey.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Challenger or Road Blaster.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 9 October 1985 ?
- Nicolas Manaudou: French swimming teacher, the elder brother of Laure and Florent.
- Chris Jones: Welsh footballer.
- Emilio Garrastazu Medici: president of Brazil (Born 1905).
- Tango Argentino opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 198 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
- A-Ha - Take On Me
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Lonely Ol' Night
- Mick Jagger & David Bowie - Dancing In The Street
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Jan Hammer - Miami Vice Theme
- Madonna - Dress You Up
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?