Tuesday 29 January 1985
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Aquarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Todd Herzog and Athina Onassis.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner.
In UK I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner was in the top 5 hits.
Stranger Than Paradise, directed by Jim Jarmusch, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Sicilian by Mario Puzo was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Blitzkrieg Squadron Changeman.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing The Fourth Protocol or Quake Minus One.
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Which were the important events of 29 January 1985 ?
- Todd Herzog: American reality-show contestant.
- Athina Onassis: French heiress.
- Athina Roussel: French-Greek noted family, the daughter of Christine Onassis and her fourth husband, Thierry Roussel, she was three years old when her mom died, 11/19/1988.
- Isabel Lucas: Australian actress.
- Giovanna Fletcher: TV Actress.
- Marc Gasol: Spanish basketball player
- Mikey Hachey: American bass player (Suburban Legends)
- Martynas Mažeika: Lithuanian basketball player
- Pop stars in LA record We Are The World
- Jari Kurri of Edmonton Oilers scores 100th point of season in game 39.
- Final recording session of We Are The World, by the supergroup USA for Africa.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of January 1985 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Foreigner - I Want To Know What Love Is
- Philip Bailey - Easy Lover
- Wham! - Careless Whisper
- Chicago - You're The Inspiration
- Billy Ocean - Loverboy
- Don Henley - The Boys Of Summer
- Madonna - Like A Virgin
- Prince - I Would Die 4 U
- Daryl Hall & John Oates - Method Of Modern Love
- Pointer Sisters - Neutron Dance
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