On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1985

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mikhail Gorbachev replaces Konstantin Chernenko as Soviet leader

Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev
Soviet General Secretary
Mikhail Gorbachev
Soviet General Secretary Konstantin Chernenko
Soviet General Secretary
Konstantin Chernenko

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Schouman, American football player
  • Nikolai Topor-Stanley, Australian soccer player
1985 Highlights

About March 11, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces