Thursday July 11, 1985
US date format: 7/11/1985, UK date format: 11/7/1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 11, 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 Robert Adamson (actor) and Robert Adamson.
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 Inside, Outside by Herman Wouk was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Stingray.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Trivia Master or Quake Minus One.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 11, 1985?
- Mongolia - Naadam Holiday
- Feast Day of Saint Benedict (founder of the Benedictine Order)
- United States: Free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (most locations do this - get a free 7.11oz Slurpee on 7-11).
- Bonfire night in Northern Ireland, precursor to The_Twelfth
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- Refurbished Columbia moves overland from Palmdale to Dryden
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 11, 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 11If July 11, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 3 months, 19 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 11 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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 11, 1985?
On July 11, 1985 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is July 11, 1985?
On July 11, 1985 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 11, 1985?
On July 11, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 11, 1985?
On July 11, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 11, 1985?
On July 11, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 11, 1985?
On July 11, 1985 several famous people were born including, Robert Adamson (actor), Johnny Sexton, Robert Adamson.
What was the number one song in July 11, 1985?
The number one song in the week of July 11, 1985 was A View To A Kill by Duran Duran in US and Frankie by Sister Sledge in UK.
What were the top hits on July 11, 1985?
The top hits on July 11, 1985 were A View To A Kill by Duran Duran, Sussudio by Phil Collins, Raspberry Beret by Prince in US and Frankie by Sister Sledge, Axel F by Harold Faltermeyer, There Must Be An Angel (Playing With My Heart) by Eurythmics in UK.