Thursday June 20, 1985
US date format: 6/20/1985, UK date format: 20/6/1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 20, 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 Darko Milicic and Aurélien Chedjou.
In that special week of June people in US were listening to Heaven by Bryan Adams.
In UK You'll Never Walk Alone by The Crowd was in the top 5 hits.
Back to the Future, directed by Robert Zemeckis, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Family Album by Danielle Steel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Ein Mann macht klar Schiff.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Konami's Ping Pong or Baraduke.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 20, 1985?
- American Radio Relay League ? Bring your Handy-Talky to Work Day
- West Virginia ? West Virginia Day.
- Flag Day in Argentina (1938).
- UNHCR - World Refugee Day.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 20, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bryan Adams - Heaven
- Phil Collins - Sussudio
- Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
- Prince - Raspberry Beret
- Duran Duran - A View To A Kill
- Madonna - Angel
- Mary Jane Girls - In My House
- Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better
- Katrina & The Waves - Walking On Sunshine
- Survivor - The Search Is Over
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
- Marvin Gaye - Sanctified Lady
- Jesse Johnson's Revue - Can You Help Me
- Prince And The Revolution - Raspberry Beret
- Billy Ocean - Suddenly
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- Ready For The World - Deep Inside Your Love
- Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String
- ConFunkShun - Electric Lady
- Atlantic Starr - Freak-A-Ristic
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next June 20If June 20, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 3 months old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months.
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?