Friday April 12, 1985
US date format: 4/12/1985, UK date format: 12/4/1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Aries (see zodiac on April 12, 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 Jeisa Chiminazzo and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
The Return of the Living Dead, directed by Dan O'Bannon, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Finishing School by Gail Godwin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mussolini and I.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Pachicom or Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of April 12, 1985?
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- 16th Shuttle Mission (51D) - Discovery 4 launched with Senator Jake Garn
- US Olympic Committee endorses a boycott of Moscow games
- El Descanso bombing: A terrorist bombing attributed to the Islamic Jihad Organization in the ''El Descanso'' restaurant near Madrid, Spain, mostly attended by U.S. personnel of the Torrejon Air Force Base, causes 18 dead (all Spaniards) and 82 injured.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 12, 1985?
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Top #5 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
- USA For Africa - We Are The World
- Philip Bailey With Phil Collins - Easy Lover
- Phyllis Nelson - Move Closer
- Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Welcome To The Pleasuredome
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next April 12If April 12, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 7 months, 22 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 4 months, 8 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 April 12, 1985?
On April 12, 1985 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is April 12, 1985?
On April 12, 1985 the zodiac sign was Aries.
Who was the US President on April 12, 1985?
On April 12, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on April 12, 1985?
On April 12, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on April 12, 1985?
On April 12, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on April 12, 1985?
On April 12, 1985 several famous people were born including, Jeisa Chiminazzo, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Brennan Boesch.
What was the number one song in April 12, 1985?
The number one song in the week of April 12, 1985 was We Are The World by USA for Africa in US and Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears in UK.
What were the top hits on April 12, 1985?
The top hits on April 12, 1985 were We Are The World by USA for Africa, One More Night by Phil Collins, Crazy For You by Madonna in US and Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears, We Are The World by USA For Africa, Easy Lover by Philip Bailey With Phil Collins in UK.