What Happened on March 29, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Christos Sartzetakis elected president of Greece

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Wayne Gretzky breaks own NHL season record with 126th assist

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky

Famous Birthdays

  • Maxim Lapierre, Canadian ice hockey forward
  • Mickey Pimentel, National Football League linebacker

Famous Deaths

  • Jeanine Deckers, Belgian nun, The Singing Nun (b. 1933)
  • Luther Terry, Surgeon General of the United States (b. 1911)