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1985 Calendar

1985 Calendar

January
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
February
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
2425262728  
March
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31      
April
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930    
May
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
   1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031 
June
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
July
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   
August
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
September
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     
October
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  
November
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
     12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
December
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031    

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1985 Historical Event(s)

  •  February 20, 1985 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Wood Ox in Chinese astrology.
  •  March 11, 1985 – Mikhail Gorbachev becomes General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union
  •  March 20, 1985 – Libby Riddles becomes the first woman to win the 1,135-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
  •  May 20, 1985 – Radio Martí, part of the Voice of America service, begins broadcasting to Cuba.
  •  June 14, 1985 – TWA Flight 847 is hijacked by Hezbollah shortly after take-off from Athens, Greece.
  •  July 10, 1985 – Greenpeace vessel Rainbow Warrior is bombed and sunk in Auckland, New Zealand harbour by French DGSE agents, killing Fernando Pereira.
  •  July 15, 1985 – The Nintendo Entertainment System, the best-selling game console of its time, is released in Japan.
  •  August 23, 1985 – Hans Tiedge, top counter-spy of West Germany, defects to East Germany.
  •  September 1, 1985 – A joint American–French expedition locates the wreckage of the RMS Titanic.
  •  September 14, 1985 – Penang Bridge, the longest bridge in Malaysia, connecting the island of Penang to the mainland, opens to traffic.

Who Were Born On 1985?

  •  January 12, 1985 – Gerard Lawson, American football player
  •  May 17, 1985 – Derek Hough, American dancer and singer
  •  June 1, 1985 – Mário Hipólito, Angolan footballer
  •  July 25, 1985 – Gaël Clichy, French footballer
  •  July 26, 1985 – Audrey De Montigny, Canadian singer
  •  August 10, 1985 – Enrico Cortese, Italian footballer
  •  November 7, 1985 – Sebastian Aldén, Swedish motorcycle racer
  •  November 20, 1985 – Dan Byrd, American actor
  •  December 11, 1985 – Shelby Holliday, Television personality
  •  December 21, 1985 – James Stewart Jr., American motorcycle racer