What Happened on January 26, 1985

Historical Events

Sports History

Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky scores 50th goal in 49th game of season

Famous Deaths

  • James Cameron, journalist, dies

About January 26, 1985

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 38 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Australia Day (Australia), Republic Day (India)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Like A Virgin - Madonna
  • UK #1 Song: I Want to Know What Love Is - Foreigner