Thursday 25 July 1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include James Lafferty and Nelsinho Piquet.
In that special week of July people in US were listening to Everytime You Go Away by Paul Young.
In UK Frankie by Sister Sledge was in the top 5 hits.
Pee-wee's Big Adventure, directed by Tim Burton, 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 Beyond 2000.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dun Darach or Doppleganger.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
What the sky looked like on 25 July 1985
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
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Which were the important events of 25 July 1985 ?
- St. Thea
- Roman festivals - Furinalia
- Cuba - Eve of Revolution Day
- Mexico - Anniversary of the Foundation of Santiago de QuerTtaro
- Puerto Rico - Constitution Day (1952)
- Tunisia - Republic Day (1957)
- Virgin Islands - Hurricane Supplication Day
- Inca - festival in honor of Ilyap'a
- Ebernoe Horn Fair, Sussex, England
- St. Valentine
- St. Paul
- St. Nissen
- St. Cucufas/Cougat
- St. Christopher
- Costa Rica - Anniversary of the Annexation of Guanacaste Province
- Galiza - National Day (Dia da Patria Galega).
- Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 7 saints: St. Saint James the Great, the patron saint of Spain.
- James Lafferty: American actor and athlete.
- Nelsinho Piquet
- Laura Presgurvic
- Shantel VanSanten: TV Actress.
- Nina Goern
- Hugo Rodallega: Colombian footballer.
- Nelson Piquet: Jr.
- Kevin McCall: Rapper.
- Jasmine Lennard: English model.
- Spokeswoman for Rock Hudson confirmed he had AIDS
- Uganda suspends constitution following coup
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Which were the top hits in that special week of July 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Paul Young - Everytime You Go Away
- Tears For Fears - Shout
- Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love
- Duran Duran - A View To A Kill
- Sting - If You Love Somebody Set Them Free
- Bruce Springsteen - Glory Days
- Prince - Raspberry Beret
- Night Ranger - Sentimental Street
- Corey Hart - Never Surrender
- The Power Station - Get It On (Bang A Gong)
Top #10 R&B songs
- Rene & Angela - Save Your Love (For #1)
- Debarge - Who's Holding Donna Now
- Loose Ends - Hangin' On A String
- Cameo - Attack Me With Your Love
- Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love
- I Wonder If I Take You Home - Lisa Lisa And Clult Jam With Full Force
- Freddie Jackson - Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times Sake)
- Prince And The Revolution - Raspberry Beret
- Paul Hardcastle - 19
- Luther Vandross - It's Over Now
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?
What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?