Tuesday March 19, 1985

US date format: 3/19/1985, UK date format: 19/3/1985

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces (see zodiac on March 19, 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 Yolanthe Cabau van Kasbergen and Inesa Jurevičiūtė. In that special week of March people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. Alamo Bay, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985 while The Titan by Fred Mustard Stewart was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Half Nelson. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Nine Princes in Amber or Nonterraqueous.
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You can also have a look at the year 1985, at March 19 across the years or at March 1985 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Adeltrudis (d.670)
  • Saint Landoald
  • Las Fallas in Valencia, Spain.
  • Roman Catholicism and Church of England - Saint Joseph's Day for Saint Joseph of Nazareth, spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary, stepfather of Jesus; patron saint of Belgium, a good death, carpenters hence also (alternative) Father's Day in Spain, Portugal, Belgium
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Events

  • Spin Magazine begins publishing
  • US Senate votes 55-45, to authorize production of the MX missile.

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Brazil

Brazil

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Starring: Jonathan Pryce, Kim Greist, Robert De Niro, Katherine Helmond

Country: United States of America

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club

Directed by: John Hughes

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Ally Sheedy

Country: United States of America

The Purple Rose of Cairo

The Purple Rose of Cairo

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello, Irving Metzman

Moonlighting

Moonlighting

Directed by: Jerzy Skolimowski

Starring: Jeremy Irons, Eugene Lipinski, Jirí Stanislav, Eugeniusz Haczkiewicz

The Adventures of Mark Twain

The Adventures of Mark Twain

Directed by: Will Vinton

Starring: James Whitmore, Michele Mariana, Gary Krug, Chris Ritchie

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Music charts

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TV Series

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The Day the Universe Changed

The Day the Universe Changed

Starring: James Burke

Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Half Nelson

Half Nelson

Directed by: Ryan Fleck

Drei reizende Schwestern

Drei reizende Schwestern

It

It

Starring: The It Dancers

Country: Philippines

Days to next March 19

If March 19, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 8 months, 13 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 3 months, 17 days.
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Books

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The Titan by Fred Mustard Stewart

The Titan

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Fiction Historical novel.

Cry Of The Kalahari by Mark and Delia Owen

Cry Of The Kalahari

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This is the story of the Owens' travel and life in the Kalahari Desert. Here they met and studied unique animals and were confronted with danger from drought, fire, storms, and

See You Later Alligator by William F. Buckley Jr

See You Later Alligator

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Hardcover with dustjacket.

Distant Neighbors by Alan Riding

Distant Neighbors

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A study of Mexico - political, social, cultural, economic - by a journalist who was for the past 6 years the NYT bureau chief in Mexico City.

Family Album by Danielle Steel

Family Album

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Through forty years—from Hollywood's golden days in World War II to the present—Faye Price would create first a career as a legendary actress, then a family, and

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Blackwyche

Blackwyche

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Action-adventure

Publisher: Ultimate Play The Game

Nine Princes in Amber

Nine Princes in Amber

Platform: C64, DOS, Atari ST, Apple II, MSX2

Genre: Text Adventure with graphics

Publisher: Telarium Corporation

Nonterraqueous

Nonterraqueous

Platform: Amstrad CPC Commodore 64 ZX Spectrum

Genre: Maze

Publisher: Mastertronic

Bored of the Rings

Bored of the Rings

Platform: Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro

Genre: Text adventure game

Publisher: Delta 4, CRL Group

Penguin Wars

Penguin Wars

Platform: Arcade, Game Boy, MSX, NES

Publisher: ASCII

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on March 19, 1985?

On March 19, 1985 the day of the week was Tuesday.

What zodiac sign is March 19, 1985?

On March 19, 1985 the zodiac sign was Pisces.

Who was the US President on March 19, 1985?

On March 19, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on March 19, 1985?

On March 19, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on March 19, 1985?

On March 19, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on March 19, 1985?

On March 19, 1985 several famous people were born including, Yolanthe Cabau van Kasbergen, E J Viso, Inesa Jurevičiūtė.

What was the number one song in March 19, 1985?

The number one song in the week of March 19, 1985 was Can't Fight This Feeling by REO Speedwagon in US and You Spin Me Round (Like A Record) by Dead Or Alive in UK.

What were the top hits on March 19, 1985?

The top hits on March 19, 1985 were Can't Fight This Feeling by REO Speedwagon, Material Girl by Madonna, One More Night by Phil Collins in US and You Spin Me Round (Like A Record) by Dead Or Alive, Easy Lover by Philip Bailey With Phil Collins, I Know Him So Well by Elaine Paige & Barbara Dickson in UK.


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