Tuesday 16 July 1985
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on July 16, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Heather Blumberg and Yoko Hikasa.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to A View To A Kill by Duran Duran.
In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits.
Fright Night, directed by Tom Holland, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Stingray.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Finders Keepers or King's Valley.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 16 July 1985
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 16 July 1985 ?
- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- Heather Blumberg
- Yoko Hikasa
- Matthew Santoro: YouTube Star.
- Rosa Salazar: TV Actress.
- Denis Tahirović: Croatian footballer.
- Wayne King: American saxophonist, songwriter and bandleader (Born 1901).
- 56th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 6-1 at Humphrey Metrodome, Minnesota
- All star MVP: LaMarr Hoyt (SD Padres)
- Bill to abolish Greater London Council receives royal assent
- F-86 Sabre sets world aircraft speed record of 1152 kph (716 mph).
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Duran Duran - A View To A Kill
- Prince - Raspberry Beret
- Paul Young - Everytime You Go Away
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- Phil Collins - Sussudio
- Survivor - The Search Is Over
- Sting - If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
- Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
- Tears For Fears - Shout
- Would I Lie To You? - Eurythmics
Top #10 R&B songs
- Save Your Love (For #1) - Rene & Angela
- Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String
- Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
- Prince And The Revolution - Raspberry Beret
- Who's Holding Donna Now - Debarge
- Cameo - Attack Me With Your Love
- I Wonder If I Take You Home - Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force
- Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love
- Paul Hardcastle - 19
- Skipworth & Turner - Thinking About Your Love
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?