On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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
  • Marcus Darrell Williams, American basketball player
  • Mike Randolph, American soccer player

Famous Deaths

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