What Happened on May 23, 1985

Historical Events

Presidential Medal of Freedom

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Ross Wallace, Scottish footballer
Born in 1985
1985 Highlights

About May 23, 1985

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Everything She Wants - Wham!
  • UK #1 Song: 19 - Paul Hardcastle