On This Day

What Happened on May 1, 1985

Historical Events

  • "Communist" bomb attack kills 2 firemen in Brussels

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Reagan ends embargo against Nicaragua

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • William Hoffman's "As Is" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Drew Sidora, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • George Pravda, Czech actor, dies at 68
1985 Highlights

About May 1, 1985

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

Holidays: Labour Day (India)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Taurus