On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1985

Historical Events

  • ARCO Anchorage runs aground near Port Angeles, WA
  • Heart's "Heart" album goes #1

Famous Birthdays

  • Bubba Stewart, American motocross racer (FIM World Supercross Champion 2009; FIM World Supercross GP Champion 2006, 07), born in Bartow, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Kamatari Fujiwara, Japanese film actor (Seven Samurai, The Hidden Fortress, Yojimbo), dies of a heart attack at 80
1985 Highlights

About December 21, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 11 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius