What the sky looked like on August 16, 1985
Get the star map showing the sky over this special date
US date format: 8/16/1985, UK date format: 16/8/1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Leo (see birth chart on August 16, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Agnes Bruckner and Cristin Milioti.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to Shout by Tears For Fears.
In UK Into The Groove by Madonna was in the top 5 hits.
Desert Hearts, directed by Donna Deitch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Grasshopper Trap by Patrick F. McManus was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Stingray.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing 4-D Warriors or Infernal Runner.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 16, 1985?
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 16, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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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?