Wednesday January 16, 1985

US date format: 1/16/1985, UK date format: 16/1/1985

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on January 16, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Marc Reardon and Fabio Santos. 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 Stillwatch by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pushing Up Daisies. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Norway 1985 or Dynamite Dan.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1985 or at January 16 across the years.

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

What the sky looked like on 16 January 1985

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on your day

Old Newspapers

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Phenomena

Directed by: Dario Argento

Starring: Jennifer Connelly, Donald Pleasence, Daria Nicolodi, Fiore Argento

More info

Almost You

Directed by: Adam Brooks

Starring: Brooke Adams, Griffin Dunne, Karen Young, Marty Watt

More info

Fandango

Directed by: Kevin Reynolds

Starring: Kevin Costner, Judd Nelson, Sam Robards, Chuck Bush

More info

Hail Mary

Directed by: Jean-Luc Godard

Starring: Myriem Roussel, Thierry Rode, Philippe Lacoste, Manon Andersen

More info

Tomboy

Directed by: Herb Freed

Starring: Betsy Russell, Gerard Christopher, Kristi Somers, Richard Erdman

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 16 January 1985

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Pushing Up Daisies

Directed by: Selina Barker

More info

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

More info

Pogo 1104

More info

Drei reizende Schwestern

More info

Club MTV

Starring: Rozie Bacchi, Downtown Julie Brown, Brigid Goode, Heather S. Michaels

Country: United States of America

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 16 January 1985!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 January 1985 ?

Holidays:
  • National Religious Freedom Day in the United States, to commemorate the adoption of Thomas Jefferson's landmark Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom in 1786
  • Teacher's Day in Thailand
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 16 January
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Playboy announces end of stapling centerfolds

Birth chart on this day

Planetary positions on January 16, 1985 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on January 16, 1985 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See birth chart for 16 January 1985

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 16 January 1985 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in January 1985?

Life magazine Beano comics

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Stillwatch

By: Mary Higgins Clark

I told you not to come...Slipped under the door of her Georgetown home, the note was an ominous reminder of Pat Traymore's past.

More info

The Talisman

By: Stephen King and Peter Straub

The iconic, “extraordinary” (The Washington Post) collaboration between #1 bestselling author Stephen King and Peter Straub—an epic thriller about a young boy’s quest to save his mother’s life.

More info

Jitterbug Perfume

By: Tom Robbins

Jitterbug Perfume is an epic.Which is to say, it begins in the forests of ancient Bohemia and doesn’t conclude until nine o’clock tonight (Paris time).It

More info

Life Its Ownself

By: Dan Jenkins

the semi tougher adventures of billy clyde puckett & them

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Norway 1985

Norway 1985

Platform: Apple II Commodore 64

Genre: Wargame

Publisher: Strategic Simulations Inc.

Ninja JaJaMaru-kun

Ninja JaJaMaru-kun

Platform: Family Computer, MSX, Arcade, Virtual Console (Wii, Nintendo 3DS, Wii U)

Genre: Action

Publisher: Jaleco HAMSTER Corporation

Master of Magic

Platform: ZX Spectrum, C64

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Mastertronic Added Dimension

More info
Dynamite Dan

Dynamite Dan

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Mirrorsoft

Rambo

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Publisher: Ocean Software

More info

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

House on Haunted Hill

Studio: Key Video

More info

The Emerald Forest

Studio: Embassy Home Entertainment

More info

Nine Deaths of the Ninja

Studio: Media Home Entertainment

More info

The Muppets Take Manhattan

Studio: CBS/Fox Video

More info

Escape from the Planet of the Apes

Studio: Playhouse Video

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why January 16, 1985 is such a special date for you!