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Sunday March 24, 1985

It was Sunday, under the sign of Aries (see planets position on March 24, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Frederico Gil and Haruka Ayase. In that special week of March people in US were listening to Can't Fight This Feeling by REO Speedwagon. In UK You Spin Me Round (Like A Record) by Dead Or Alive was in the top 5 hits. Alamo Bay, directed by Louis Malle, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985 while The Seven Mountains Of Thomas Merton by Michael Mott was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Half Nelson. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Exed Exes or Dragontorc.
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What the sky looked like on 24 March 1985

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Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Alamo Bay

Directed by: Louis Malle

Starring: Amy Madigan, Ed Harris, Ho Nguyen, Donald Moffat

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Invitation to the Wedding

Directed by: Joseph Brooks

Starring: Ralph Richardson, John Gielgud, Paul Nicholas, Elizabeth Shepherd

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Ladyhawke

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Matthew Broderick, Rutger Hauer, Michelle Pfeiffer, Leo McKern

Country: United States

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Not Quite Paradise

Directed by: Lewis Gilbert

Starring: Joanna Pacula, Sam Robards, Todd Graff, Kevin McNally

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Desperately Seeking Susan

Directed by: Susan Seidelman

Starring: Rosanna Arquette, Madonna, Aidan Quinn, Mark Blum

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TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Half Nelson

Directed by: Ryan Fleck

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The Day the Universe Changed

Starring: James Burke

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Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

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Sanada Taiheiki

Wonders in Letterland

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 24 March 1985 ?

Holidays:
  • World Tuberculosis Day.
  • Saint Simeon (died 1475)
  • Ancient Latvia - Kazimiras Diena observed.
  • Saint Catharine of Sweden ((died 1381)
Famous Birthdays:
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Facts:
  • 5th Golden Raspberry Awards: Bolero wins
  • Golden Raspberry Awards presented to parody Oscar Awards (Bolero wins).
  • Jan Stephenson wins LPGA GNA Golf Classic.

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on March 24, 1985 - Geocentric view

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Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in March 1985?

Life magazine Beano comics

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Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

The Seven Mountains Of Thomas Merton

By: Michael Mott

The only authorized biography of Merton-a New York Times bestseller and a nominee for the Pulitzer Prize-this book was based on interviews as well as Merton’s unpublished writings.

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Mexico Set

By: Len Deighton

Long-awaited reissue of the second part of the classic spy trilogy, GAME, SET and MATCH, when the Berlin Wall divided not just a city but a world.A

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A Light In The Attic

By: Shel Silverstein

Last night, while I lay thinking here,Some Whatifs crawled inside my earAnd pranced and partied all night longAnd sang their same old Whatif song:Whatif I flunk that test?Whatif

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Mindbend

By: Robin Cook

Future doctor Adam Schonberg loved his wife. That was why he took a job with the giant drug firm Arolen, for the money he needed for their coming baby.His

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Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Hacker

Hacker

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, Atari XL/XE, Atari ST, Commodore 64, PC (MS-DOS), Macintosh, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Puzzle/Strategy

Publisher: Activision

King's Valley

King's Valley

Platform: MS-DOS, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Konami

Graham Gooch's Test Cricket

Graham Gooch's Test Cricket

Platform: Acorn Electron, BBC Micro, C64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Amstrad PCW

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Audiogenic

Exed Exes

Exed Exes

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo Entertainment System, PlayStation, Sega Saturn, PlayStation 2, Xbox, Virtual Console

Genre: Vertical shooter

Publisher: Capcom, Tokuma Shoten (Famicom)

Dragontorc

Dragontorc

Platform: Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action-adventure game

Publisher: Hewson Consultants

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Beverly Hills Cop

Studio: Paramount Home Video

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The Care Bears Movie

Studio: The Samuel Goldwyn Company

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Return to Oz

Studio: Walt Disney Home Video

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The Flamingo Kid

Studio: Vestron Video

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Escape from the Planet of the Apes

Studio: Playhouse Video

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