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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  – 1980s –  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1982 1983 198419851986 1987 1988
1985 by topic
Subject: ArchaeologyArchitectureArtAviationFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – MeteorologyMusic (Country, Metal) – Rail transportRadioScienceSpaceflightSportsTelevisionVideo gaming
Countries: AustraliaCanada – Ecuador – France – Germany – IndiaIreland – Italy – LuxembourgMalaysiaNew ZealandNorwayPakistan – Philippines – SingaporeSouth Africa– Soviet Union – UKUSAZimbabwe
Leaders: Sovereign statesState leadersReligious leadersLaw
Categories: BirthsDeathsWorksIntroductionsEstablishmentsDisestablishmentsAwards

1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year that started on a Tuesday, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. The year 1985 was declared International Youth Year by the United Nations.

Contents

  1. Events of 1985
    Jan. · Feb. · March · April ·
    May · June · July · Aug. ·
    Sept. · Oct. · Nov. · Dec. ·
    Undated · Ongoing
  2. Births
  3. Deaths
  4. Nobel Prizes
  5. See also · Notes · External links

Events of 1985

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

July

July
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30 31

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30 31

Undated

Environmental

Ongoing

The Cold War

Fictional

The following are references to year 1985 in fiction:

  • Film:
  • Literature:
  • The Third World War, August 1985 (1978) and The Third World War: The Untold Story (1982) by Sir John Hackett: The Soviet Union invades Western Europe over three weeks in August.
  • The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde is set in an alternate-reality 1985.
  • Computer/video games:
  • Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis (2001)
  • Graphic Novels:

World population

World population
1985 1980 1990
Globe.svg World 4,830,979,000 4,434,682,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 396,297,000 5,263,593,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 432,614,000
Africa satellite orthographic.jpg Africa 541,814,000 469,618,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 72,196,000 622,443,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 80,629,000
Two-point-equidistant-asia.jpg Asia 2,887,552,000 2,632,335,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 255,217,000 3,167,807,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 280,255,000
Europe satellite orthographic.jpg Europe 706,009,000 692,431,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 13,578,000 721,582,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 15,573,000
Latin America terrain.jpg Latin America 401,469,000 361,401,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 40,068,000 441,525,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 40,056,000
LocationWHNorthernAmerica.png Northern America 269,456,000 256,068,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 13,388,000 283,549,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 14,093,000
Oceania.jpg Oceania 24,678,000 22,828,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 1,850,000 26,687,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 2,009,000

Births

1985 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1985
MCMLXXXV
Ab urbe condita 2738
Armenian calendar 1434
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԴ
Bahá'í calendar 141 – 142
Bengali calendar 1392
Berber calendar 2935
Buddhist calendar 2529
Burmese calendar 1347
Byzantine calendar 7493 – 7494
Chinese calendar 甲子年十一月十一日
(4621/4681-11-11)
— to —
乙丑年十一月二十日
(4622/4682-11-20)
Coptic calendar 1701 – 1702
Ethiopian calendar 1977 – 1978
Hebrew calendar 57455746
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2040 – 2041
 - Shaka Samvat 1907 – 1908
 - Kali Yuga 5086 – 5087
Holocene calendar 11985
Iranian calendar 1363 – 1364
Islamic calendar 1405 – 1406
Japanese calendar Shōwa 60
(昭和60年)
Korean calendar 4318
Thai solar calendar 2528
Unix time 473385600 – 504921599

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

The Orson Welles circa 1937

Unknown dates

Nobel Prizes

Templeton Prize

Right Livelihood Award

See also

Notes

  1. ^ "U.S. TV REPORTER FREE IN LEBANON". The New York Times. 1985-02-15. http://www.nytimes.com/1985/02/15/world/us-tv-reporter-free-in-lebanon.html?scp=16&sq=%22Jeremy%20Levin%20%22&st=cse. Retrieved 2009-10-15. 
  2. ^ Gaines, Larry; Miller, LeRoy (2006). Criminal Justice In Action: The Core. Thomson/Wadsworth. ISBN 0-495-00305-0. 

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Games released in 1985.

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Decades
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Years
1980 1981 1982 1983 1984
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989

1985 was the beginning of the Video Game Revival in America. The NES made its debut and would eventually dominate the market in the next few following years.

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Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  - 1980s -  1990s  2000s  2010s

Years: 1982 1983 1984 - 1985 - 1986 1987 1988
1985 by topic:
Subject:      Archaeology - Architecture - Art
Aviation - Film - Home video - Literature (Poetry)
Meteorology - Music (Country, Metal)
Rail transport - Radio - Science
Sports - Television - Video gaming
Countries:      Australia - Canada - India - Ireland - Malaysia - New Zealand - Norway - Pakistan - Singapore - South Africa - Soviet Union - UK - Zimbabwe
Leaders:    Sovereign states - State leaders
Religious leaders - Law
Categories: Births - Marriages - Deaths - Introductions
Establishments - Disestablishments - Awards

Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar).


Contents  (full)
1 Events of 1985
Jan. . Feb. . March . April
May . June . July  .  Aug.
Sept. . Oct. . Nov. .  Dec.
Undated . Ongoing
2 Births
3 Deaths
4 Nobel prizes
5 Ship events
6 See also -  Notes -  External links


The year 1985 was declared International Youth Year by the United Nations.

Events of 1985

January

January
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

February

February
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28

March

March
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

April

April
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28 
29 30

May

May
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26 
27 28 29 30 31

June

June
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

July

August

August
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25 
26 27 28 29 30 31

September

September
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30

October

October
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 
28 29 30 31

November

November
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24 
25 26 27 28 29 30

December

December
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 
23 24 25 26 27 28 29 
30 31

Undated

Ongoing

  • (none)

Fictional

The following are references to year 1985 in fiction:

  • Film:
  • Literature:
  • The Third World War, August 1985 (1978) and The Third World War: The Untold Story (1982) by Sir John Hackett: The Soviet Union invades Western Europe over three weeks in August.
  • The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde is set in an alternate-reality 1985.
  • Computer/video games:
  • Operation Flashpoint: Cold War Crisis (2001)
  • 1985 Source: A Half-life 2 modification (2006)

World population

World population
1985 1980 1990
World 4,830,979,000 4,434,682,000 396,297,000 5,263,593,000 432,614,000
Africa 541,814,000 469,618,000 72,196,000 622,443,000 80,629,000
Asia 2,887,552,000 2,632,335,000 255,217,000 3,167,807,000 280,255,000
Europe 706,009,000 692,431,000 13,578,000 721,582,000 15,573,000
Latin America 401,469,000 361,401,000 40,068,000 441,525,000 40,056,000
Northern America 269,456,000 256,068,000 13,388,000 283,549,000 14,093,000
Oceania 24,678,000 22,828,000 1,850,000 26,687,000 2,009,000

Births

1985 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1985
MCMLXXXV

Ab urbe condita 2738
Armenian calendar 1434
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԴ
Bahá'í calendar 141 – 142
Buddhist calendar 2529
Coptic calendar 1701 – 1702
Ethiopian calendar 1977 – 1978
Hebrew calendar 5745 – 5746
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2040 – 2041
 - Shaka Samvat 1907 – 1908
 - Kali Yuga 5086 – 5087
Holocene calendar 11985
Iranian calendar 1363 – 1364
Islamic calendar 1405 – 1406
Japanese calendar Shōwa

60


(昭和 60年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2645
(皇紀2645年)
Julian calendar 2030
Korean calendar 4318
Thai solar calendar 2528

January-February

March-April

May - June

July - August

September-October

November-December

Deaths

January - March

April - June

July - September

October - December

Unknown dates

  • (none)

Environmental

Nobel prizes

Templeton Prize

Right Livelihood Award

People of the year 1985 at Familypedia

2 people were born in 1985

Father Mother Age mother at birth
1. Katie Lynn Brown; Rocky Brown Mary Louise Marshall
Jason Thomas Keopka (1985) Thomas Mark Stephenson Toni L. Keopka (?)

0 children were born to the 0 women born in 1985

9 people died in 1985

Father Mother Age at death
Violet Everingham (1895-1985) Henry John Everingham (1859-1943) Elizabeth Campbell Laughlin (1866-1955) 9090
Kenneth Duane Jones (1918-1985) Ernest Ezra Jones (1884-1939) Mabel Lillian Miller (1889-1962) 6767
Charlotte May Prangell (1896-1985) 8989
Sola Riley (1894 - c.1985) John C. Riley (1843 - ?) Nancy E. Hamman (1853 - ?) 9191
William James Selmes (1892-1985) Spencer Selmes (1862-1945) Annie Theresa Hart (bef1871-1948) 9393
Paul Leon Stauffer (1905-1985) Ulysses Simpson Grant Stauffer (1865-1912) Katherine Cramer (1867-1949) 8080
Louise Barbara Trump (1900-1985) Johann Leonhard Trump (1864-1939) Barbara Phiffer (1865-1942) 8585
Sylvia Evelyn Trump (1914-1985) Andrew John Trump (1888-1972) Ruth Frederick (1893-1970) 7171
Charlotte von Luxemburg (1896-1985) Wilhelm IV. von Luxemburg (1852-1912) Maria Anna do Carmo de Bragança (1861-1942)


239 people lived in 1985

Father Mother
Carl David Anderson (1905-1991) Carl David Anderson (1878) Emma Adolfina Ajaxson (1878)
Adella May Anthoney (1907-1990) Charles Anthoney (c1867-1955) Esther Louisa Long (1871-1946)
Ruby Apps (1906-1991) William Apps (1861-1941) Olive Mary Hannah Crouch (1877-1926)
Grace Enid Baglin (1933-2006) Edward William Burgess Baglin (1906-1969) Florence Eveline Jenner (1901-1994)
Marion Zena Baker (1908-1996) William Josiah Baker (1875-1957) Lydia Jessie Tracey (1877-1964)
James Edward Purcell Baldwin (1905-1990) John Henry Baldwin (1877-1948) Agnes Agatha Purcell (1875-1948)
Arthur Allan Bang (1922-2004) Hans Bang (1897-1972) Clara Anna Bertha Andersen (1897-1968)
Geertje Beentjes (1907-1991) Johannes Beentjes (?-?) Maria Catharine de Boer (?-?)
Donald E. Beers (1923-1998) Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962) Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Eleanor C. Beers (1916-2004) Pearl A. Beers (1888-1962) Mary B. Nichols (1895-1960)
Ingrid of Sweden (1910-2000) Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden (1882-1973) Margaret of Connaught (1882-1920)
Bernhard zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (1911-2004) Bernhard zur Lippe (1872-1934) Armgard von Sierstorpff-Cramm (1883-1971)
Annie Elizabeth Bonney (c1902-1986)
Ethel Maud Bowden (1891-1986) George Bowden (1859-1943) Emma Jane May (1861-1947)
May Harriet Bowden (1906-1994) George Bowden (1859-1943) Emma Jane May (1861-1947)
… further results

Events of the year 1985 at Familypedia

3 people were married in 1985.

Joined with
Cora Stroet (1964-) Chris Tol (1957-)
Abraham Tol (1952-) Susan Fishman (?-)+Elisabeth Hofmann (?-)+Monique van Haren (1958-)
Chris Tol (1957-) Cora Stroet (1964-)


There were 0 military battles in 1985.

0.0083682008368201 Division by zero 0.03765690376569
1985

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Contents

Notes

This page uses content from the English language Wikipedia. The original content was at 1985. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with this Familypedia wiki, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons License.
Facts about 1985RDF feed
Birth rate 0.00837  +
Births 2  +
Deaths 9  +
Fertility warning.png"Division by zero" is not a number.
Mortality 0.0377  +
People 239  +
Year 1,985  +

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  - 1980s -  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1982 1983 1984 - 1985 - 1986 1987 1988

1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar.

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