What Happened on February 23, 1985

Historical Events

Sports History

Goaltender Patrick Roy makes his NHL debut for the Montreal Canadiens

  • Indiana basketball coach Bobby Knight throws a chair during a game
  • US Senate confirms Edwin Meese as the 75th Attorney General
1985 Highlights

About February 23, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Careless Whisper - Wham! Featuring George Michael
  • UK #1 Song: I Know Him So Well - Elaine Paige & Barbara Dickson