What Happened on August 27, 1985

Historical Events

  • 20th NASA Space Shuttle Mission (51-I): Discovery 6 launches
  • Mary Joe Fern├índez at 14 years 8 days old becomes youngest player to win at the US Tennis Open; beats England's Sara Gomer 6-1, 6-4 in a 1st round match
1985 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandra Nechita, Romanian-American artist
Born in 1985

About August 27, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: The Power Of Love - Huey Lewis & The News
  • UK #1 Song: I Got You Babe - Ub40 Featuring Chrissie Hynde