Sunday December 29, 1985
US date format: 12/29/1985, UK date format: 29/12/1985
It was Sunday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 29, 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 Alexa Ray Joel and Alexa Joel.
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 Infernal Runner or Alcazar: The Forgotten Fortress.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of December 29, 1985?
- The fourth day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- R.C. Saints - Thomas Becket (optional memorial)
Which were the top hits in that special week of December 29, 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 29, 1985
- San Francisco 49ers - New York Giants : 3 - 17
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?