Saturday 16 November 1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lee Boxleitner and Maki Nishiyama.
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 Contact by Carl Sagan was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Floyd on Fish.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Brian Jacks Superstar Challenge or Field Combat.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- USA - admission of Oklahoma, 46th state, 1907
- R.C. Saints - Saint Margaret of Scotland ; Gertrude the Great
- Also see November 16 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- International Day for Tolerance
- Iceland - Dagur fslenskrar tungu (Icelandic Language Day)
- Thailand - Loy Krathong festival (2005)
- Lee Boxleitner: American noted family, the son of actress Kathryn Holcomb and actor Bruce Boxleitner.
- Maki Nishiyama: Japanese model and actress.
- Saori Yamamoto: Japanese model.
- John J Sparkmann: (Sen-D-Ala), dies at 85.
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