On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Kendrick, American actress and singer (Pitch Perfect), born in Portland, Maine
  • Hayley Peirsol, American swimmer
  • JaMarcus Russell, American football player
  • Luca Filippi, Italian racing driver

Famous Deaths

  • Clive Churchill, Australian rugby league footballer (b. 1927)