Sunday 24 November 1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Julia Alexandratou and Tony Hunt.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to We Built This City by Starship.
In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits.
Rocky IV, directed by Sylvester Stallone, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Mammoth Hunters by Jean M. Auel was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Floyd on Fish.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Motos or Acrojet.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 24 November 1985 ?
- Roman festivals - in the Byzantine empire the Brumalia (a wine festival) were celebrated from this day until the winter solstice
- R.C. Saints - Saint Andrew Dung-Lac and other Vietnamese martyrs
- Also see November 24 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- Feast Day of St. Colman - Cobh, Ireland
- Teacher's Day in Turkey
Famous Birthdays:24 November
- 73rd CFL Grey Cup: BC Lions defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 37-24
- Egyptian commandos storm captured Boeing in Malta, 60 killed
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Starship - We Built This City
- Glenn Frey - You Belong To The City
- Phil Collins - Separate Lives
- Mr. Mister - Broken Wings
- Heart - Never
- Thompson Twins - Lay Your Hands On Me
- Tears For Fears - Head Over Heels
- Jan Hammer - Miami Vice Theme
- Aretha Franklin - Who's Zoomin' Who
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
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Sport Games on 24 November 1985
- Atlanta Falcons - Chicago Bears : 0 - 36
- Cincinnati Bengals - Cleveland Browns : 6 - 24
- Denver Broncos - Los Angeles Raiders : 28 - 31
- Detroit Lions - Tampa Bay Buccaneers : 16 - 19
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Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?