Sunday May 12, 1985
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It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 12, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lika Roman and Johann Bihr.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Crazy For You by Madonna.
In UK 19 by Paul Hardcastle was in the top 5 hits.
Ran, directed by Akira Kurosawa, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Sicilian by Mario Puzo was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching About Time.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Great American Cross-Country Road Race or Pachicom.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 12 May 1985
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Which were the important events of 12 May 1985 ?
- Saint Epiphanius
- Saint Domitilla
- Day of Finnishness in Finland; Commemoration day of J. V. Snellman.
- International Nurses Day
- Saint Modoald
- Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Thailand - Visakha Bucha. (2006) 
- Israel - Yom Ha'atzma'ut (Israeli Independence Day) for 2005: the observed date of this national holiday is determined by the Jewish Calendar.
- Blessed Imelda
- Saint Pancras (died 304), second of the Ice Saints
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saints Achilleus and Nereus
- Saint Joan of Portugal
- Lika Roman
- Johann Bihr: French journalist, head of Reporters Without Borders Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
- Vinny Vinesauce: YouTube Star.
- Tally Hall: American footballer.
- Andrew Howe: Italian long jumper and sprinter.
- Amy Eilberg is ordained in New York as 1st woman Conservative rabbi
- Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA United Virginia Bank Golf Classic.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of May 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Madonna - Crazy For You
- USA for Africa - We Are The World
- Simple Minds - Don't You (Forget About Me)
- DeBarge - Rhythm Of The Night
- Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok
- The Power Station - Some Like It Hot
- Sade - Smooth Operator
- Wham! - Everything She Wants (Remix)
- Animotion - Obsession
- Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Top #10 R&B songs
- USA For Africa - We Are The World
- Debarge - Rhythm Of the Night
- Kool & The Gang - Fresh
- Mary Jane Girls - In My House
- Sade - Smooth Operator
- New Edition - Lost In Love
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- The Gap Band - I Found My Baby
- Klymaxx - Meeting In The Ladies Room
- Electric Lady - ConFunkShun
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