On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Paul Hornung awarded $1,160,000 by a Louisville court against NCAA who barred him as a college football analyst for betting on games
  • Said Aouita of Morocco sets 1.5k record (3:29.46) in Berlin
  • South African attorney/UDF leader "Dulah" Omar arrested
  • West German top counter espionage Hans Tiedge moves to German DR