What Happened on January 6, 1985

Historical Events

  • AFC Championship, Miami Orange Bowl: Miami Dolphins beat Pittsburgh Steelers, 45-28
  • NFC Championship, Candlestick Park, SF: San Francisco 49ers beat Chicago Bears, 23-0

Famous Deaths

  • Robert W. Welch Jr., American businessman who founded the conservative John Birch Society, dies at 85

About January 6, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 5 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Like A Virgin - Madonna
  • UK #1 Song: Do They Know It's Christmas? - Band Aid