Sunday June 23, 1985
US date format: 6/23/1985, UK date format: 23/6/1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Cancer (see birth chart on June 23, 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 Kristo Aab and Blake Harrison.
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 Cap'n Magneto or Antix.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of June 23, 1985?
- J??i (L?go) - Latvia
- Saint Jonas Day - Lithuania
- The Happiest day of the year is June 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). 
- National holiday - Luxembourg
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- Alice Miller wins LPGA Mayflower Golf Classic
- Bomb destroys Air India Boeing 747 in air near Ireland, 329 die
- A terrorist bomb aboard Air India flight 182 brings the Boeing 747 down off the coast of Ireland killing all 329 aboard.
Which were the top hits in that special week of June 23, 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 23If June 23, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 3 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 29 days.
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?