What Happened on October 9, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Tango Argentino" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 198 performances
  • Central Park's Strawberry Fields, dedicated
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

NBA guard George Gervin (33) weds Joyce King in Bexar County, Texas

NBA Guard George Gervin
NBA Guard
George Gervin

Famous Deaths

  • Emílio Garrastazu Médici, president of Brazil (b. 1905)