On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1985

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Michael Jackson buys ATV Music (every Beatle song) for $47 million

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • Oakland A's Dave Kingman is 21st to hit 400 HRs (off Matt Young at Seattle)
  • Uno Lindstron of Sweden juggles a soccer ball 13.11 miles

Famous Birthdays

  • Roy O'Donovan, Irish footballer
1985 Highlights

About August 10, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo