On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1985

Historical Events

  • 23rd Shuttle Mission (61-B)-Atlantis 2-lands at Edwards AFB

Event of interestEvent of Interest

7th ACE Cable Awards: Shelley Duvall wins the Golden CableACE for "Faerie Tale Theatre"


Famous Birthdays

  • Amanda Seyfried, American actress (Mamma Mia), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • László Cseh, Hungarian swimmer (World C'ship gold 400m medley 2005, 200m butterfly 2015; 7 x Olympic medals), born in Budapest, Hungary

Famous Deaths

  • Sam Gillman, actor (Sam-Shane), dies at 70
1985 Highlights

About December 3, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 34 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius