Saturday January 12, 1985
US date format: 1/12/1985, UK date format: 12/1/1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 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 Yohana Cobo and Issa Rae.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
Fandango, directed by Kevin Reynolds, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Elvis Is Dead And I Don'T Feel So Good Myself by Lewis Grizzard was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lucky Luke.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deathstar or Richard Petty's Talladega.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 12, 1985?
- In USA's Monk, the 4th season episode of MR. MONK AND MRS. MONK (#T-2351) indicates that Monk spilt something on January 12, 1999 during an earthquake. He stated "Earthquakes count, I don't make the rules."
- In the television series The X-Files, the third season episode Syzygy, has two girls, Terri & Magi, both born on January 12, 1979. Strange astrological properties with 3+ celestial bodies in alignment gives them great power which they use to kill off several of their high school classmates on their birthday in 1996.
- In 2001: A Space Odyssey, the fictional computer HAL becomes operational on January 12. In the movie by Stanley Kubrick, HAL was "born" in 1992, while in the book by Arthur C. Clarke the same event occurs in 1997.
- Tanzania - Zanzibar Revolution Day
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 12, 1985?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 12If January 12, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 10 months, 21 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 9 days.
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 12, 1985?
On January 12, 1985 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is January 12, 1985?
On January 12, 1985 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 12, 1985?
On January 12, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 12, 1985?
On January 12, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 12, 1985?
On January 12, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 12, 1985?
On January 12, 1985 several famous people were born including, Yohana Cobo, Issa Rae, Cynthia Addai-Robinson.
What was the number one song in January 12, 1985?
The number one song in the week of January 12, 1985 was Like A Virgin by Madonna in US and I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner in UK.
What were the top hits on January 12, 1985?
The top hits on January 12, 1985 were Like A Virgin by Madonna, All I Need by Jack Wagner, Wild Boys by Duran Duran in US and I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner, Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid, Last Christmas / Everything She Wants by Wham! in UK.