On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1985

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Clive Churchill, Australian rugby league footballer (b. 1927)
1985 Highlights

About August 9, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo