What Happened on December 25, 1985

Famous Birthdays

  • Perdita Weeks, British actress, born in Cardiff, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • George Rhodes, American pianist, composer, arranger, and music director (Sammy Davis, Jr. Show), dies of a heart attack at 66
1985 Highlights

About December 25, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn

Holidays: Christmas (India), Christmas Day (Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States)

Music Charts

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