Friday November 29, 1985
US date format: 11/29/1985, UK date format: 29/11/1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see birth chart on November 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 Shannon Brown and Evangelia Aravani.
In that special week of November people in US were listening to Separate Lives by Phil Collins.
In UK The Power Of Love by Jennifer Rush was in the top 5 hits.
A Room with a View, directed by James Ivory, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while House by Tracy Kidder was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Blind Date.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Desert Fox or Little Computer People.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of November 29, 1985?
- former Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia - Republic Day
- International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
- Israel - Kaftet be-November (commemoration of the U.N. decision in 1947 to partition Palestine)
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- Ibero-American States Organization for Education, Science and Culture (Organización de Estados Iberoamericanos para la Educación la Ciencia y la Cultura) (OEI) created.
- The Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable are released for sale to the public.
- Rik Jacobs: Flemish stage manager, dies at 71.
Which were the top hits in that special week of November 29, 1985?
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Top #10 songs in the USA
Top #5 songs in the UK
Top #10 R&B songs
- Isley, Jasper, Isley - Caravan of Love
- Aretha Franklin - Who's Zoomin' Who
- Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover
- Ta Mara & The Seen - Everybody Dance
- Sheila E. - A Love Bizarre
- Eugene Wilde - Don't Say No Tonight
- Tramaine - Fall Down (Spirit Of Love)
- New Edition - Count Me Out
- Morris Day - The Oak Tree
- The System - This Is For You
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?