On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

"Whitney Houston" debut album by Whitney Houston is released (Grammy Award Best Pop Vocal Performance, Female 1986, Billboard Album of Year 1986)

  • Hostage CNN reporter Jeremy Levin is released in Beirut

Famous Birthdays

  • Heart Evangelista, Filipina singer & actress, born in Manila, Phillipines
  • Jacob Parker, American actor (Evening Shade), born in Bixby, Oklahoma
  • Karima Adebibe, Moroccan-English actress & model, born in Bethnal Green, London
  • Miki Yeung, Hong Kong singer & actress, born in British Hong Kong
  • Natsume Sano, Japanese gravure idol, born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Philippe Senderos, Swiss footballer, born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • Tyler Clippard, American baseball player, born in Lexington, Kentucky