On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1985

Historical Events

  • Noraly Beyer becomes Neth's 1st black TV newscaster
  • South Africa's Cosatu union centre forms
  • STS 61-C vehicle moves to launch pad

Event of interestEvent of Interest

TV mini series "Anne of Green Gables" based on the novel by Lucy Maud Montgomery, starring Megan Follows is first shown on CBS in Canada

Famous Birthdays

  • Janelle MonĂ¡e, American singer-songwriter and actress, born in Kansas City, Kansas
1985 Highlights

About December 1, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius