Monday October 28, 1985
US date format: 10/28/1985, UK date format: 28/10/1985
It was Monday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 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 Troian Bellisario and Elisandra Tomacheski.
In that special week of October people in US were listening to Part-Time Lover by Stevie Wonder.
In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits.
Runaway Train, directed by Andrey Konchalovskiy, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Secrets Of Harry Bright by Joseph Wambaugh was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Arsenal.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Flashgal or Buggy Boy.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 28, 1985?
- St. Anastasia II
- St. Remigius
- Greece - Oxi (No) Day
- Czechoslovakia - gains its independence from Austria-Hungary (1918); Holiday in the Czech Republic, Remembrance Day in Slovakia.
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- Ravi Ratnayeke takes 8-83 for Sri Lanka vs. Pakistan
- Sandinista Daniel Ortega becomes president of Nicaragua and vows to continue the transformation to socialism and alliance with the Soviet Union and Cuba; American policy continues to support the Contras in their revolt against the Nicaraguan government.
Which were the top hits in that special week of October 28, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- Jan Hammer - Miami Vice Theme
- Whitney Houston - Saving All My Love For You
- Tears For Fears - Head Over Heels
- A-Ha - Take On Me
- Glenn Frey - You Belong To The City
- Starship - We Built This City
- Sting - Fortress Around Your Heart
- Loverboy - Lovin' Every Minute Of It
- ABC - Be Near Me
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- Cameo - Single Life
- Freddie Jackson - You Are My Lady
- Rene & Angela - I'll Be Good
- Doug E. Fresh & The Get Fresh Crew - The Show
- Maurice White - Stand By Me
- Morris Day - The Oak Tree
- El DeBarge With DeBarge - You Wear It Well
- Aretha Franklin - Who's Zoomin' Who
- Ta Mara & The Seen - Everybody Dance
Sport Games on October 28, 1985
- San Diego Chargers - Los Angeles Raiders : 21 - 34
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 28If October 28, 1985 is your birthday you're 34 years, 11 months, 28 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 days.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on October 28, 1985?
On October 28, 1985 the day of the week was Monday.
What zodiac sign is October 28, 1985?
On October 28, 1985 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on October 28, 1985?
On October 28, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 28, 1985?
On October 28, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 28, 1985?
On October 28, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 28, 1985?
On October 28, 1985 several famous people were born including, Troian Bellisario, Elisandra Tomacheski, Tyrone Barnett.
What was the number one song in October 28, 1985?
The number one song in the week of October 28, 1985 was Part-Time Lover by Stevie Wonder in US and The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush in UK.
What were the top hits on October 28, 1985?
The top hits on October 28, 1985 were Part-Time Lover by Stevie Wonder, Miami Vice Theme by Jan Hammer, Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston in US and The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush, If I Was by Midge Ure, Trapped by Colonel Abrams in UK.