Monday January 21, 1985
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It was Monday, under the sign of Aquarius (see planets position on January 21, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Olga Sorokina and Sasha Pivovarova.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to Like A Virgin by Madonna.
In UK I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner was in the top 5 hits.
The Breakfast Club, directed by John Hughes, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Strong Medicine by Arthur Hailey was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Pushing Up Daisies.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Hang-On or Konami GT.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 21 January 1985
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Which were the important events of 21 January 1985 ?
- National Hugging Day
- Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Agnes.
- Mauritius - Thaipoosam Cavadee.
- UN Arms Day
- Sasha Pivovarova: Russian model and actress.
- Olga Sorokina
- Aura Dione
- Ryan Suter: Hockey Player.
- Hazel Hayes: YouTube Star.
- Salvatore Giunta: American sergeant Medal of Honor recipient.
- Dan Gronkowski: Athlete.
- Álex Pérez: Spanish footballer.
- Matt Unicomb: Australian basketball player.
- Justin Ingram: American basketball player.
- Adrian Lewis: English dart player.
- Alex Perez: Spanish footballer.
- -34 degrees F (-37 degrees C), Mount Mitchell, North Carolina (state record).
- -19 degrees F (-28 degrees C), Caesar's Head, South Carolina (state record).
- Bomb attack on Borobudur temple in Java.
- The inauguration of President Ronald Reagan to a second term, already postponed a day because January 20 fell on a Sunday, becomes the second inauguration in history moved indoors because of freezing temperatures and high winds. The parade is cancelled altogether.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #10 R&B songs
- Eugene Wilde - Gotta Get You Home Tonight
- New Edition - Mr. Telephone Man
- The Temptations - Treat Her Like A Lady
- Stevie Wonder - Love Light In Flight
- Kool & The Gang - Misled
- Paul Hardcastle - Rain Forest
- Midnight Star - Operator
- The Gap Band - Beep A Freak
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Diana Ross - Missing You
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
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