On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1985

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Perez, American MLB reliever (All Star 2011-12), born in Bradenton, Florida
  • Lea Seydoux, French actress (Blue Is the Warmest Colour, Spectre), born in Paris, France

Famous Deaths

  • Pauli Murray, African American poet and civil rights activist, dies at 74
1985 Highlights

About July 1, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Canada Day (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer