What Happened on September 9, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Reagan orders sanctions against South Africa

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • Race riot in Birmingham, England

Famous Birthdays

  • J.R. Smith, American basketball player
  • Luka Modrić, Croatian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Flory, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1910)