Thursday October 31, 1985, Halloween
US date format: 10/31/1985, UK date format: 31/10/1985
It was Thursday, under the sign of Scorpio (see birth chart on October 31, 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 Anne Dechauffour and Kathryn Minshew.
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 Cavelord or Road Blaster.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of October 31, 1985?
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- Cornwall - Allantide
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Which were the top hits in that special week of October 31, 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
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next October 31If October 31, 1985 is your birthday you're 34 years, 11 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 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 31, 1985?
On October 31, 1985 the day of the week was Thursday.
What zodiac sign is October 31, 1985?
On October 31, 1985 the zodiac sign was Scorpio.
Who was the US President on October 31, 1985?
On October 31, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on October 31, 1985?
On October 31, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on October 31, 1985?
On October 31, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on October 31, 1985?
On October 31, 1985 several famous people were born including, Anne Dechauffour, Kathryn Minshew.
Which famous people died on October 31, 1985?
Famous people died on October 31, 1985 include, Anton Christoforidis, Nikos Engonopoulos.
What was the number one song in October 31, 1985?
The number one song in the week of October 31, 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 31, 1985?
The top hits on October 31, 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.