Wednesday September 18, 1985
US date format: 9/18/1985, UK date format: 18/9/1985
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 18, 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 Nick Miller and Tarah Gieger.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Money For Nothing by Dire Straits.
In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits.
Commando, directed by Mark L. Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Skeleton Crew by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Equalizer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Action Biker or Finalizer - Super Transformation.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 18, 1985?
- Also see September 18 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Chile - Independence Day (first junta 1810)
- RC Saints - Feast day of St Joseph of Cupertino and Methodius of Olympus
- In ancient Greece, the fifth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries.
- Song & Dance opens at Royale Theater NYC for 474 performances
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 18, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Freddie Jackson - You Are My Lady
- 9.9 - All Of Me For All Of You
- Bobby Womack - I Wish He Didn't Trust Me So Much
- The Pointer Sisters - Dare Me
- Boogie Boys - Fly Girl
- Tina Turner - We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)
- Starpoint - Object Of My Desire
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next September 18If September 18, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 11 months, 25 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?