On This Day

What Happened on April 13, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "TASS" denounces US boycott of Moscow Olympics
  • Katrin Dörre wins 1st female World Cup marathon (2:33:30)
  • Ramiz Alia succeeds Enver Hoxha as party leader of Albania
  • Space Shuttle Atlantis ferried to Kennedy Space Center via Ellington AFB, Texas