What Happened on December 22, 1985

Historical Events

  • "Wind in the Willows" closes at Nederlander Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • 74th Davis Cup: Sweden beats Germany in Munich (3-2)
  • STS 51-L vehicle moves to Launch Pad 39B
1985 History

Famous Deaths

  • D. Boon, American singer and guitarist (The Minutemen) (b. 1958)

About December 22, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Say You, Say Me - Lionel Richie
  • UK #1 Song: Merry Christmas Everyone - Shakin' Stevens