On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1985

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, Philippines
  • 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
1985 Highlights

About February 14, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius