On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1985

Historical Events

  • Christos Sartzetakis elected President of Greece

Sports record brokenNHL Record

Wayne Gretzky breaks own NHL season record with 126th assist

Ice Hockey Great Wayne Gretzky
Ice Hockey Great
Wayne Gretzky

Famous Birthdays

  • Maxim Lapierre, Canadian ice hockey forward
  • Mickey Pimentel, National Football League linebacker

Famous Deaths

  • Jeanine Deckers, Belgian nun and singer-songwriter, The Singing Nun, commits suicide at 51
  • Luther Terry, 9th Surgeon General of the United States, dies at 73
1985 Highlights

About March 29, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Aries