Friday August 30, 1985
US date format: 8/30/1985, UK date format: 30/8/1985
It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo (see zodiac on August 30, 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 Mustapha El Atrassi and Liza Del Sierra.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
After Hours, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while The Grasshopper Trap by Patrick F. McManus was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Rocky Road.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Norway 1985 or Cosmic Soldier.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of August 30, 1985?
- International Day of the Disappeared
- Turkey - Victory Day (to commemorate the Battle of Dumlupinar in 1922)
- Peru - Saint Rose of Lima's Day
- Taylor Caldwell: American best-selling writer who began...
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 30, 1985?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next August 30If August 30, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 3 months, 5 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 25 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 August 30, 1985?
On August 30, 1985 the day of the week was Friday.
What zodiac sign is August 30, 1985?
On August 30, 1985 the zodiac sign was Virgo.
Who was the US President on August 30, 1985?
On August 30, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 30, 1985?
On August 30, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on August 30, 1985?
On August 30, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on August 30, 1985?
On August 30, 1985 several famous people were born including, Mustapha El Atrassi, Liza Del Sierra, Richard Duffy.
Which famous people died on August 30, 1985?
Famous people died on August 30, 1985 include, Taylor Caldwell.
What was the number one song in August 30, 1985?
The number one song in the week of August 30, 1985 was Power Of Love by Huey Lewis & The News in US and Into The Groove by Madonna in UK.
What were the top hits on August 30, 1985?
The top hits on August 30, 1985 were Power Of Love by Huey Lewis & The News, St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr, Freeway Of Love by Aretha Franklin in US and Into The Groove by Madonna, I Got You Babe by UB40 featuring Chrissie Hynde, There Must Be An Angel (Playing With My Heart) by Eurythmics in UK.