What Happened on April 14, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Take Me Along!" opens/closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC

Sport awardGolf Major

49th Masters Golf, Augusta: Bernhard Langer of Germany wins by 2 from Seve Ballesteros, Curtis Strange & Raymond Flloyd

Golfer and Two-Time Masters Champion Bernhard Langer
Golfer and Two-Time Masters Champion
Bernhard Langer
  • Ahmed Salah wins 1st World Cup marathon (2:08:09)
  • Alan Garcia wins elections in Peru
  • Bob Carpenter is unsuccessful on Wash Caps 1st playoff penalty shot
  • Jack C Burcham is 5th to receive "Jarvik 7" permanent artificial heart

Famous Deaths

  • Enver Hoxha, Albanian leader (1944-85), dies
  • Noele Gordon, British actress (Crossroads) dies at 65
  • Reginald Beane, American pianist (Starlit Time, Once Upon a Tune), dies at 63