What Happened on January 31, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Harrigan 'n Hart" opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 5 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

South African President PW Botha offers to free Nelson Mandela if he denounces violence

Anti-apartheid activist and South African President Nelson Mandela
Anti-apartheid activist and South African President
Nelson Mandela

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Federici, Australian footballer
  • Mario Williams, NFL player