Saturday November 16, 1985
US date format: 11/16/1985, UK date format: 16/11/1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on November 16, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Maki Nishiyama and Lee Boxleitner.
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.
The Good Father, directed by Mike Newell, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Only One Woof by James Herriot was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Blind Date.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Trivia Master or Cops 'n' Robbers.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 16, 1985?
- 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
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- John J Sparkmann: (Sen-D-Ala), dies at 85.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 16, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- Aretha Franklin - Who's Zoomin' Who
- Ta Mara & The Seen - Everybody Dance
- Isley, Jasper, Isley - Caravan of Love
- Morris Day - The Oak Tree
- Rene & Angela - I'll Be Good
- El DeBarge With DeBarge - You Wear It Well
- Cameo - Single Life
- Eddie Murphy - Party All The Time
- Diana Ross - Eaten Alive
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next November 16If November 16, 1985 is your birthday you're 34 years, 10 months, 11 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 20 days.
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?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on November 16, 1985?
On November 16, 1985 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is November 16, 1985?
On November 16, 1985 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on November 16, 1985?
On November 16, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on November 16, 1985?
On November 16, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on November 16, 1985?
On November 16, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on November 16, 1985?
On November 16, 1985 several famous people were born including, Lee Boxleitner, Maki Nishiyama, Saori Yamamoto
Which famous people died on November 16, 1985?
Famous people died on November 16, 1985 include, John J Sparkmann
What was the number one song in November 16, 1985?
The number one song in the week of November 16, 1985 was We Built This City by Starship in US and The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush in UK
What were the top hits on November 16, 1985?
The top hits on November 16, 1985 were We Built This City by Starship, You Belong To The City by Glenn Frey, Miami Vice Theme by Jan Hammer in US and The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush, A Good Heart by Feargal Sharkey, Take On Me by A-ha in UK