Saturday December 28, 1985
US date format: 12/28/1985, UK date format: 28/12/1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 28, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Meredith Kercher and Taryn Terrell.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to Say You, Say Me by Lionel Richie.
In UK Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston was in the top 5 hits.
Head Office, directed by Ken Finkleman, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Charles & Diana by Ralph G. Martin was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching That's Entertainment.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Metro-Cross or Gradius.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 28, 1985?
- The third day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Calendar of Saints - Feast of the Holy Innocents, a.k.a. Childermas, commemorating the Massacre of the Innocents on order of king Herod the Great. In Spain and Latin American countries the festival is celebrated in a manner similar to April Fool's Day.
- US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
- Warring Lebanese Muslim and Christian leaders sign peace agreement.
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 28, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Eugene Wilde - Don't Say No Tonight
- Lionel Richie - Say You, Say Me
- New Edition - Count Me Out
- Dionne & Friends - That's What Friends Are For
- Ready For The World - Digital Display
- Stevie Wonder - Go Home
- Atlantic Starr - Secret Lovers
- The Jets - Curiosity
- Kool & The Gang - Emergency
- Sheila E. - A Love Bizarre
Sport Games on December 28, 1985
- New England Patriots - New York Jets : 26 - 14
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Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on December 28, 1985?
On December 28, 1985 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is December 28, 1985?
On December 28, 1985 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on December 28, 1985?
On December 28, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on December 28, 1985?
On December 28, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on December 28, 1985?
On December 28, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on December 28, 1985?
On December 28, 1985 several famous people were born including, Meredith Kercher, Taryn Terrell, Benoît Trémoulinas.
What was the number one song in December 28, 1985?
The number one song in the week of December 28, 1985 was Say You, Say Me by Lionel Richie in US and Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston in UK.
What were the top hits on December 28, 1985?
The top hits on December 28, 1985 were Say You, Say Me by Lionel Richie, Party All The Time by Eddie Murphy, Alive & Kicking by Simple Minds in US and Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston, Merry Christmas Everyone by Shakin' Stevens, I'm Your Man by Wham! in UK.