Monday September 09, 1985

US date format: 9/9/1985, UK date format: 9/9/1985

The day of the week was Monday, under the astrological sign of Virgo (see Chinese Zodiac and Moon Sign on September 9, 1985).

Famous birthdays on this day include J R Smith and Luka Modric.

The number one song in US was St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr. Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was #1 song in the UK.

Phenomena, directed by Dario Argento, was one of the most viewed movie released in 1985 while The Bridge Across Forever by Richard Bach was one of the best selling book.

On TV people were watching The Equalizer. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dun Darach or Bounces.

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.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

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September 09, 1985 Events

What happened on September 09, 1985?


Historical Events

  • President Reagan orders sanctions against South Africa
  • Race riot in Birmingham England
  • US President Ronald Reagan issues Executive Order 12532, effective October 11, placing trade and other sanctions against South Africa because of its apartheid policies, and directing Treasury to study the issuance of American gold bullion coins.

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September 09, 1985 Famous Birthdays


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How old am I?

If September 09, 1985 is your birthday you are 37 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on September 09.

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September 09, 1985 Famous Deaths


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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Phenomena

Phenomena

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Dario Argento

Starring: Jennifer Connelly, Dalila Di Lazzaro, Daria Nicolodi, Kaspar Capparoni, Fiore Argento, Michele Soavi, Donald Pleasence, Federica Mastroianni, Patrick Bauchau, Fiorenza Tessari, Franco Trevisi, Fulvio Mingozzi

Country: Italy

Maccheroni

Maccheroni

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Ettore Scola

Starring: Marcello Mastroianni, Daria Nicolodi, Jack Lemmon, Isa Danieli, Ernesto Mahieux, Marta Bifano, Franco Angrisano, Orsetta Gregoretti, Giovanni Mauriello, Patrizia Sacchi, Jean-François Perrier, Maria Luisa Santella

Country: Italy

Faasle

Faasle

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Yash Chopra

Starring: Sunil Dutt, Rekha, Rohan Kapoor, Farha Naaz

Stir Crazy

Stir Crazy

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Starring: Gene Wilder, Richard Pryor, Georg Stanford Brown, JoBeth Williams

Country: United States of America

Three Men and a Cradle

Three Men and a Cradle

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Coline Serreau

Starring: Roland Giraud, Michel Boujenah, André Dussollier, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 09, 1985?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)
  2. - We Don't Need Another Hero
  3. - Money For Nothing
  4. - Cherish
  5. - Power Of Love

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. - Dancing In The Street
  2. - Holding Out For A Hero
  3. - Part-Time Loveryoutube
  4. - I Got You Babe
  5. - Tarzan Boy

Top #5 R&B songs

  1. - Cherish
  2. - Saving All My Love For You
  3. - Oh Sheila
  4. - We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)
  5. - You Are My Lady
Sport Games on September 09, 1985

Sport Games on September 09, 1985


NFL

American Football
  • Washington Redskins - Dallas Cowboys : 14 - 44
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TV Series

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The Equalizer

The Equalizer

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Rocky Road

Rocky Road

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Brian K. Roberts

In Sickness and in Health

In Sickness and in Health

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Roger Melvin

Stingray

Stingray

Release year: 1985

Watchdog

Watchdog

Release year: 1985

Directed by: Yuri Kovalev

How old am I?

If September 09, 1985 is your birthday find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long it takes for your next birthday.

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in September 1985?

Books

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The Bridge Across Forever by Richard Bach

The Bridge Across Forever

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The New York Times Bestseller List for more than a year! Richard Bach's classic and inspiring love story of hope and love "We're the bridge across forever, arching above and adventuring for the sea,"

Jubal Sackett by Louis L'Amour

Jubal Sackett

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Jubal Sackett is the second generation of Louis L'Amour's American family. He seeks his destiny in the wilds of a vast new land.

Nutcracker by Shana Alexander

Nutcracker

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The classic true crime story of Frances Bradshaw Schreuder is a New York Times bestseller. She was a Manhattan socialite who convinced the only assassin who wouldn't accept her--her teenage boy--to kill her multimillionaire husband.

Smart Women, Foolish Choices by Connell Cowan and Melvyn Kinder

Smart Women, Foolish Choices

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Smart Women Make Foolish Choices

The Fourth Deadly Sin by Lawrence Sanders

The Fourth Deadly Sin

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Edward Delaney, a retired police detective chief, is summoned back to the force to pursue a murderer who acts like a fox. It was a cold November night. Dr.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Dun Darach

Dun Darach

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: Gargoyle Games

Bounces

Bounces

Platform: C64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Fighting/Sports

Publisher: Beyond ‑ Challenging Software

Grand National

Grand National

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Commodore Amiga

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Elite Systems

Marsport

Marsport

Platform: Amstrad CPC ZX Spectrum

Genre: Arcade adventure

Publisher: Gargoyle Games

Everyone's A Wally

Everyone's A Wally

Platform: ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Mikro-Gen

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on September 09, 1985?

On September 09, 1985 the day of the week was Monday.

What zodiac sign is September 09, 1985?

On September 09, 1985 the zodiac sign was Virgo.

Who was the US President on September 09, 1985?

On September 09, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 09, 1985?

On September 09, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on September 09, 1985?

On September 09, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on September 09, 1985?

On September 09, 1985 several famous people were born including, J R Smith, Luka Modric, Smith.

Which famous people died on September 09, 1985?

Famous people died on September 09, 1985 include, Hugo Lindo, Paul John Flory.

What was the number one song in September 09, 1985?

The number one song in the week of September 09, 1985 was St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr in US and Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger in UK.

What were the top hits on September 09, 1985?

The top hits on September 09, 1985 were St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr, We Don't Need Another Hero by Tina Turner, Money For Nothing by Dire Straits in US and Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger, Holding Out For A Hero by Bonnie Tyler, Part-Time Lover by Stevie Wonder in UK.