Monday July 22, 1985
US date format: 7/22/1985, UK date format: 22/7/1985
It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on July 22, 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 Mariama Signate and Takudzwa Ngwenya.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Everytime You Go Away by Paul Young.
In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits.
Real Genius, directed by Martha Coolidge, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Dangerous Summer by Ernest Hemingway was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Stingray.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Jason's Gem or Bored of the Rings.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of July 22, 1985?
- Swaziland - Birthday of former King Sobhuza II
- Pi Approximation Day
- St. Vandrille/Wandre Gisilus
- St. Mineve
- See more
Which were the top hits in that special week of July 22, 1985?
Unlimited, ad-free streaming of over a million songs, 30 day Free Trial
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Young - Everytime You Go Away
- Tears For Fears - Shout
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- Duran Duran - A View To A Kill
- Sting - If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
- Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
- Prince - Raspberry Beret
- Night Ranger - Sentimental Street
- Corey Hart - Never Surrender
- The Power Station - Get It On (Bang A Gong)
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rene & Angela - Save Your Love (For #1)
- Debarge - Who's Holding Donna Now
- Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String
- Cameo - Attack Me With Your Love
- Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love
- Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force - I Wonder If I Take You Home
- Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
- Prince And The Revolution - Raspberry Beret
- Paul Hardcastle - 19
- Luther Vandross - It's Over Now
Make this day unforgettable
Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
Watch popular movies, TV series and live events, start your 30-day free trial
Days to next July 22If July 22, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 2 months, 6 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 9 months, 24 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
Unlimited books on any devices, try your first month free
What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on July 22, 1985?
On July 22, 1985 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is July 22, 1985?
On July 22, 1985 the zodiac sign was Cancer.
Who was the US President on July 22, 1985?
On July 22, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on July 22, 1985?
On July 22, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on July 22, 1985?
On July 22, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on July 22, 1985?
On July 22, 1985 several famous people were born including, Mariama Signate, Jessica Abbott, Takudzwa Ngwenya.
What was the number one song in July 22, 1985?
The number one song in the week of July 22, 1985 was Everytime You Go Away by Paul Young in US and Frankie by Sister Sledge in UK.
What were the top hits on July 22, 1985?
The top hits on July 22, 1985 were Everytime You Go Away by Paul Young, Shout by Tears For Fears, You Give Good Love by Whitney Houston in US and Frankie by Sister Sledge, Axel F by Harold Faltermeyer, There Must Be An Angel (Playing With My Heart) by Eurythmics in UK.