What Happened on June 10, 1985

Historical Events

Music City News Awards

19th Music City News Country Awards: Statler Brothers, Barbara Mandrell win

  • Claus von Bulow acquitted on charges he tried to murder his wife
  • Coca-Cola announces they're bringing back their 99-year-old formula
1985 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Kristina Lundberg, Swedish ice hockey player
  • Vasilis Torosidis, Greek soccer right back (101 caps; Skoda Xanthi, Olympiacos, Roma, Bologna, Olympiacos), born in Xanthi, Greece
Born in 1985

Famous Deaths

  • Bob Prince, American sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball, Pittsburgh Pirates), dies of cancer at 68
  • George Chandler, American actor (Fury, Lassie, The Fatal Glass of Beer), dies of Alzheimer's disease at 86

About June 10, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Everybody Wants To Rule The World - Tears For Fears
  • UK #1 Song: You'll Never Walk Alone - Crowd