On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Atlantis moves to launch pad for 51-J mission
  • NY Yank Don Baylor is hit by a pitch for a record 190th time

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeffrey Licon, American actor, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Abramsky, composer, dies at 87
  • Evelyn Ankers, actress (Black Beauty, Jungle Woman), dies at 67
  • Patrick Barr, actor (Black Orchid, On the Run), dies at 77