Friday November 15, 1985
US date format: 11/15/1985, UK date format: 15/11/1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 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 Jeffree Star and Lily Aldridge.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to We Built This City by Starship.
In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits.
The Good Father, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Only One Woof by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Blind Date.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Gyroscope or Tehkan Gridiron Fight.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 15, 1985?
- Austria - Saint Leopold's day -- no school in Vienna, Lower Austria and Upper Austria
- USA - America Recycles Day
- Norway - The official skolebr�d-day on Sunnland skole
- Roman festivals - Festival in honor of Feronia (others say 13 November)
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- In separate events, mail bombs kill two people in Salt Lake City, Utah.
- The Anglo-Irish Agreement is signed at Hillsborough Castle by British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and Irish Taoiseach Garret FitzGerald.
- A research assistant is injured when a package from the Unabomber addressed to a University of Michigan professor explodes.
- Spencer W Kimball: US head of mormon church, dies at 90.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 15, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- Aretha Franklin - Who's Zoomin' Who
- Ta Mara & The Seen - Everybody Dance
- Isley, Jasper, Isley - Caravan of Love
- Morris Day - The Oak Tree
- Rene & Angela - I'll Be Good
- El DeBarge With DeBarge - You Wear It Well
- Cameo - Single Life
- Eddie Murphy - Party All The Time
- Diana Ross - Eaten Alive
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 15If November 15, 1985 is your birthday you're 34 years, 10 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 26 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?