Sunday September 22, 1985
US date format: 9/22/1985, UK date format: 22/9/1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Virgo (see birth chart on September 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 Tatiana Maslany and Erin Marie Hogan.
In that special week of September people in US were listening to Money For Nothing by Dire Straits.
In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits.
Commando, directed by Mark L. Lester, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Fourth Deadly Sin by Lawrence Sanders was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching The Equalizer.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Don't Buy This or Monty on the Run.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of September 22, 1985?
- Saint Emmeramus
- Saint Florentius
- In ancient Latvia, the first day of Mikeli, the Catching of Jumis.
- In ancient Greece, the ninth and final day of the Eleusinian Mysteries, when the initiates made offerings to the dead.
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- 37th Emmy Awards: Cagney and Lacey, Cosby Show and Tyne Daly win
- Earthquake strikes Mexico, 2,000 killed
- France Premier confesses on attack of Rainbow Warrior
- Val Skinner wins LPGA Konica San Jose Golf Classic
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- Axel Springer: German media mogul, journalist and...
Which were the top hits in that special week of September 22, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Kool & The Gang - Cherish
- Freddie Jackson - You Are My Lady
- 9.9 - All Of Me For All Of You
- Bobby Womack - I Wish He Didn't Trust Me So Much
- The Pointer Sisters - Dare Me
- Boogie Boys - Fly Girl
- Tina Turner - We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)
- Starpoint - Object Of My Desire
Sport Games on September 22, 1985
- Cleveland Browns - Dallas Cowboys : 7 - 20
- Denver Broncos - Atlanta Falcons : 44 - 28
- Detroit Lions - Indianapolis Colts : 6 - 14
- Houston Oilers - Pittsburgh Steelers : 0 - 20
- Kansas City Chiefs - Miami Dolphins : 0 - 31
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