On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1985

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Astros' Nolan Ryan, 1st to strike out 4000 (Mets' Danny Heep)

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan
  • Refurbished space shuttle Columbia moves overland from Palmdale to Dryden
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Aki Maeda, Japanese actress
1985 Highlights

About July 11, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer