Thursday April 25, 1985
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It was Thursday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on April 25, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Giedo van der Garde and Jonathan Halyalkar.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to We Are The World by USA for Africa.
In UK Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears was in the top 5 hits.
Aar Paar, directed by Shakti Samanta, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while If Tomorrow Comes by Sidney Sheldon was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Paying Guest.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Mail Order Monsters or Ballyhoo.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 25 April 1985 ?
- ANZAC Day (Australia, New Zealand).
- Saint Filo.
- Official Red Hat Society day.
- Carnation Revolution commemorated in Portugal (National Holiday).
- Roman Empire - Robigalia in honor of Robigus.
- Rastafari movement - Celebration of Haile Selassie's visit to Jamaica.
- Fuck the Earth Day - Declared by Jon Stewart in the April 24th, 2006 episode.
- Swaziland - National Flag Day.
- Faroe Islands - National Flag Day.
- Sinai Liberation Day, (Egypt), Celebrates the withdrawal of Israeli troops from the Sinai peninsula.
- Saint Anianus
- Alice Day - celebration of the relationship between Alice Liddell and Lewis Carroll.
- World Penguin Day
- Easter Sunday - 1886, 1943, 2038. In the Gregorian Calendar 25th April is the latest date on which Easter Sunday can fall (22nd March is the earliest).
- Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, falls on April 25 in 2006.
- Festa della Liberazione, (Italy), annual commemoration to mark the liberation of Italy at the end of the Second World War.
- Saint Ermin
- Saint Mark the Evangelist
- Giedo van der Garde: Dutch race car driver.
- Jonathan Halyalkar: Ramsey in New Jersey; actor (Billy - Who's the Boss).
- Jadyn Maria: Puerto Rican singer & songwriter.
- Flyers 2-Isles 6 - Patrick Division Finals - Flyers hold 3-1 lead
- For 2nd time, Wayne Gretzky, scores 7 goals in a Cup game
- West German Parliament rules it illegal to deny the holocaust.
- Roger Miller's musical Big River, premieres at Eugene O'Neill Theater New York City for 1005 performances.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- USA for Africa - We Are The World
- Madonna - Crazy For You
- DeBarge - Rhythm Of The Night
- Commodores - Nightshift
- Simple Minds - Don't You (Forget About Me)
- Murray Head - One Night In Bangkok
- Animotion - Obsession
- The Power Station - Some Like It Hot
- Bruce Springsteen - I'm On Fire
- Don Henley - All She Wants To Do Is Dance
Top #10 R&B songs
- Debarge - Rhythm Of the Night
- USA For Africa - We Are The World
- Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly - Back In Stride
- Mary Jane Girls - In My House
- Kool & The Gang - Fresh
- Sade - Smooth Operator
- New Edition - Lost In Love
- Jesse Johnson's Revue - Be Your Man
- Luther Vandross - 'Til My Baby Comes Home
- I'll Still Be Lookin' Up To You - Wilton Felder With Bobby Womack
Top #5 songs in the UK
- Tears For Fears - Everybody Wants To Rule The World
- USA For Africa - We Are The World
- Easy Lover - Philip Bailey With Phil Collins
- Phyllis Nelson - Move Closer
- Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Welcome To The Pleasuredome
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?
Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?