Tuesday January 15, 1985
US date format: 1/15/1985, UK date format: 15/1/1985
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 15, 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 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 The Weaker Vessel by Antonia Fraser was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pushing Up Daisies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Trivia Master or Monty on the Run.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 15, 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.
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- 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.
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 15, 1985?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 15If January 15, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 9 months, 10 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 21 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 January 15, 1985?
On January 15, 1985 the day of the week was Tuesday.
What zodiac sign is January 15, 1985?
On January 15, 1985 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 15, 1985?
On January 15, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 15, 1985?
On January 15, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 15, 1985?
On January 15, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 15, 1985?
On January 15, 1985 several famous people were born including, Rene Adler, Kenneth Emil Petersen, René Adler.
What was the number one song in January 15, 1985?
The number one song in the week of January 15, 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 15, 1985?
The top hits on January 15, 1985 were Like A Virgin by Madonna, All I Need by Jack Wagner, You're The Inspiration by Chicago 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.