On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1985

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Ronald Reagan awards Jimmy Stewart the Presidential Medal of Freedom and promotes him to Major General on the Retired List

Actor James Stewart
James Stewart
US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Famous Birthdays

  • Ross Wallace, Scottish footballer
1985 Highlights

About May 23, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini