Saturday 21 December 1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Kevin Hernandez and James Stewart.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Say You, Say Me by Lionel Richie.
In UK Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Enemy Mine, directed by Wolfgang Petersen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Secrets Of Harry Bright by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Who and the Mines of Terror or Hang-On.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 21 December 1985 ?
- Roman festivals - Divalia in honour of Angerona
- R.C. Saints - Saint Petrus Canisius ; formerly feast day of Thomas the apostle
- Also see December 21 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- The summer solstice (Southern Hemisphere) or winter solstice (Northern Hemisphere), sometimes known as Yule, occurs on or very close to this date. It is an important festival in the Chinese calendar.
- Kevin Hernandez: Soccer Player.
- James Stewart: Motorcycle Racer.
- Tom Sturridge: English actor.
- Kotaro Yanagi: German-Japanese actor.
- Alice Miller / Don January wins LPGA Mazda Golf Championship
- ARCO Anchorage runs aground near Port Angeles, Washington.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
- Mr. Mister - Broken Wings
- Eddie Murphy - Party All The Time
- Simple Minds - Alive & Kicking
- Phil Collins - Separate Lives
- Arcadia - Election Day
- Klymaxx - I Miss You
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Small Town
- ZZ Top - Sleeping Bag
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Sport Games on 21 December 1985
- Pittsburgh Steelers - New York Giants : 10 - 28
- Washington Redskins - St. Louis Cardinals : 27 - 16
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