What Happened on June 1, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody" by David Lee Roth hits #12

Van Halen Rocker David Lee Roth
Van Halen Rocker
David Lee Roth
  • Viv Richards scores 300 in a day on the way to 322 v Warwickshire

Music releaseAlbum Release

Weird Al Yankovic released his Dare To Be Stupid LP

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic

Famous Birthdays

  • Mário Hipólito, Angolan footballer
  • Nick Young, American basketball player

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Country singer Merle Haggard (48) weds fourth wife Debbie Parret

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Merle Haggard
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Merle Haggard

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Greene, English composer and actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies at 67