On This Day

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

Famous Deaths

  • D. Boon, American singer and guitarist (The Minutemen) (b. 1958)
1985 Highlights

About December 22, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn