Tuesday 15 January 1985
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kenneth Emil Petersen and Rene Adler.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner was in the top 5 hits.
Phenomena, directed by Dario Argento, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Strong Medicine by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pushing Up Daisies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Challenger or Konami GT.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 15 January 1985
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 15 January 1985 ?
- Kerala in India - Makaravilakku or Makara Sankranthy at Sabarimala.
- Jallikattu in South India.
- United States - Traditionally, Martin Luther King Day.
- North Korea - Korean Alphabet Day.
- Malawi - John Chilembwe Day.
- Roman Catholic Church - Saint Ides, virgin, died January 15, 570.
- Roman Empire - Second day of the Carmentalia in honor of Carmenta.
- Wikipedia Day.
- Rene Adler: German footballer.
- Kenneth Emil Petersen: Danish footballer.
- René Adler: German footballer.
- Enrico Patrizio: Italian rugby player.
- Kenneth Petersen: Danish footballer.
- Civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected President
- Tancredo Neves is elected president of Brazil by the Congress, ending 21 years of military rule.
- Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to John Ashbery and Fred Chapell.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Midnight Star - Operator
- Eugene Wilde - Gotta Get You Home Tonight
- The Temptations - Treat Her Like A Lady
- Stevie Wonder - Love Light In Flight
- Kool & The Gang - Misled
- New Edition - Mr. Telephone Man
- Paul Hardcastle - Rain Forest
- Ashford & Simpson - Solid
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- The Gap Band - Beep A Freak
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?