Friday 15 November 1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Ryan Figlioli and Nick Fradiani.
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.
Rocky IV, directed by Sylvester Stallone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Texas by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Floyd on Fish.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Perry Mason: The Case of the Mandarin Murder or Cross Country USA.
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- 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)
- Brazil - Republic Proclamation Day (1889)
- R.C. Saints - Albert the Great
- Palestine - Independence Day (declared 1988)
- Eastern Orthodoxy - Feast of Saint Philip the Apostle and the beginning of Winter Lent; also see November 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Ryan Figlioli: Vine Star.
- Nick Fradiani: Pop Singer.
- Lily Aldridge: American fashion model.
- Casnel Bushay: Vincentian sprinter.
- Charron Fisher: American basketball player.
- Simon Spender: Welsh footballer
- Spencer W Kimball: US head of mormon church, dies at 90.
- 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.
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