Saturday September 14, 1985
US date format: 9/14/1985, UK date format: 14/9/1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 14, 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 Aya Ueto and Alex Clare.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr.
In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits.
Faasle, directed by Yash Chopra, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while A Passion For Excellence by Tom Peters and Nancy Austin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Equalizer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Field Combat or Mat Mania – The Prowrestling Network.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 14, 1985?
- Eastern Orthodox Church - Exaltation of the Cross, which commemorates the discovery of the (allegedly) original Christian cross in 326 by Helena, mother of Constantine, as well as the recovery from the Persians by Heraclius in 628.
- Formerly, in the Roman Catholic and Anglican churches, the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday following 14 September were observed as one of the four sets of Ember days. In the Irish calendar they were known as Quarter tense.
- Roman Catholic Church - Triumph of the Cross (compare May 3, Finding of the Holy Cross).
- In ancient Greece, the first day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, during which the sacred objects were brought from Eleusis to Athens.
- Susan Akin (Miss), 21, crowned 59th Miss America 1986
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 14, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- John Parr - St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)
- Tina Turner - We Don't Need Another Hero
- Dire Straits - Money For Nothing
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Huey Lewis & The News - Power Of Love
- Phil Collins - Don't Lose My Number
- Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love
- Wham! - Freedom
- Prince - Pop Life
- Pat Benatar - Invincible
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- Tina Turner - We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)
- Freddie Jackson - You Are My Lady
- Boogie Boys - Fly Girl
- 9.9 - All Of Me For All Of You
- Prince And The Revolution - Pop Life
- The Pointer Sisters - Dare Me
- Billy Ocean - Mystery Lady
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 14If September 14, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 15 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 16 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 September 14, 1985?
On September 14, 1985 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is September 14, 1985?
On September 14, 1985 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on September 14, 1985?
On September 14, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on September 14, 1985?
On September 14, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on September 14, 1985?
On September 14, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on September 14, 1985?
On September 14, 1985 several famous people were born including, Aya Ueto, Alex Clare, Julia Pace Mitchell.
What was the number one song in September 14, 1985?
The number one song in the week of September 14, 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 14, 1985?
The top hits on September 14, 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.