Wednesday 16 January 1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Gintaras Janusevicius and Joe Flacco.
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.
Stranger Than Paradise, directed by Jim Jarmusch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Golden Oldie Picture Show.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ikki or Beach Head II: The Dictator Strikes Back.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 16 January 1985 ?
- 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
- Gintaras Janusevicius: Lithuanian pianist.
- Joe Flacco: American football player.
- Renee Smith: TV Actress.
- Pablo Zabaleta: Soccer Player.
- Siddharth Malhotra: Movie Actor.
- Jayde Herrick: Australian cricketer
- Gintaras Januševičius: Russian-Lithuanian pianist
- Jonathan Richter: Danish footballer
- Simon Richter: Danish footballer
- Robert Fitzgerald: American poet critic and translator (d. 1985).
- Playboy announces end of stapling centerfolds
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