What Happened on August 21, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Mary Decker Slaney runs mile in world record 4:16.71
  • NY Lotto pays $41 million to three winner (#s are 14-17-22-23-30-47)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacob (Jake) Pitts, American rock guitarist (Black Veil Brides), born in Idaho