On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1985

Historical Events

  • "Playboy" announces end of stapling centerfolds

Famous Birthdays

  • Jonathan Richter, Danish professional football midfielder, born in Denmark

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Fitzgerald, American poet and translator, dies at 74
1985 Highlights

About January 16, 1985

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn