What Happened on October 27, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 15th NYC Women's Marathon won by Grete Waitz in 2:28:34
  • 16th NYC Marathon won by Orlando Pizzolato in 2:11:34
  • Anthony Carter begins NFL streak of 100+ consecutive game receptions
  • Billy Martin is fired by Yankees for 4th time
  • Hurricane Juan ravages US Gulf states & east coast, 49 die
  • KC Royals beat St Louis Cards, 4 games to 3 in 82nd World Series
  • Thieves steal 9 paintings, including 5 Monet's & 2 Renoir's