Friday 25 October 1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Scorpio. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Maximillian Roeg and Ciara Harris.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston.
In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits.
To Live and Die in L.A., directed by William Friedkin, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Texas by James A. Michener was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Hard Labeur.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Cross Country USA or I'm Sorry.
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Which were the important events of 25 October 1985 ?
- Day of the Romanian Army
- Virgin Islands - Thanksgiving Day : end of the hurricane season
- Republic of China - Taiwan Retrocession Day (1945)
- Also see October 25 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
- R.C. Saints - Feast day of Saints Crispin and Crispian; Six Welsh martyrs and companions; forty martyrs of England and Wales
- Kazakhstan - Republic Day
- Maximillian Roeg: Actor (Aria).
- Ciara Harris: American singer.
- Kara Lynn Joyce: American swimmer and Olympian.
- Ciara : R&B Singer.
- Lenay Dunn: TV Show Host.
- Gillian Zinser: TV Actress
- Kara Joyce: American swimmer
- Dani López: Spanish footballer
- Daniele Padelli: Italian footballer
- Ayahi Takagaki: Japanese voice actress and singer
- Angels announce that they will not offer Rod Carew a new contract
- Kosmos 1700 communications satellite placed in geostationary orbit.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- A-Ha - Take On Me
- Jan Hammer - Miami Vice Theme
- Tears For Fears - Head Over Heels
- Ready For The World - Oh Sheila
- John Cougar Mellencamp - Lonely Ol' Night
- Sting - Fortress Around Your Heart
- Bruce Springsteen - I'm Goin' Down
- Glenn Frey - You Belong To The City
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