Monday June 24, 1985
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It was Monday, under the sign of Cancer (see planets position on June 24, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Taj Gibson and Kyle Searles.
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.
Silverado, directed by Lawrence Kasdan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lonesome Dove by Larry McMurtry 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 Alcazar: The Forgotten Fortress or City Connection.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
What the sky looked like on 24 June 1985
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Which were the important events of 24 June 1985 ?
- Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
- Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
- Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
- Quarter days in England
- Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Rahmat (Mercy) - First day of the sixth month of the Bah�'f Calendar
- Battle of Carabobo Day in Venezuela (1821)
- FOte nationale du QuTbec, also called St-Jean-Baptiste Day
- Day of Indian in Peru
- Original Midsummer's Eve in Finland and Sweden, although the official holiday is now moved to the nearest Friday
- St. John's Day in Estonia and Sao Joao in Porto
- Festival of San Juan observed in Bolivia and Peru
- American Radio Relay League - Field Day 2006
- Kyle Searles: American actor.
- Taj Gibson: Basketball Player.
- Ariana Madix: TV Actress.
- Ethan Klein: YouTube Star.
- Diego Carreira: Brazilian footballer.
- Tom Kennedy: English footballer.
- Nate Myles: Australian rugby player.
- Vernon Philander: South African cricketer.
- Yukina Shirakawa: Japanese model.
- 18th Space Shuttle Mission (51-G) - Discovery 5 - returns to Earth. Payload Specialist Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud completes being the first Arab and first Muslim in space.
- Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 51-F
- STS-51-G Space Shuttle Discovery completes its mission, best remembered for having Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the first Arab and first Muslim in space, as a Payload Specialist.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Bryan Adams - Heaven
- Phil Collins - Sussudio
- Duran Duran - A View To A Kill
- Prince - Raspberry Beret
- Madonna - Angel
- Survivor - The Search Is Over
- Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
- Eurythmics - Would I Lie To You?
- Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better
- Mary Jane Girls - In My House
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
- Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String
- Rene & Angela - Save Your Love (For #1)
- Ready For The World - Deep Inside Your Love
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- Billy Ocean - Suddenly
- Phil Collins - Sussudio
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
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