On This Day

What Happened on May 26, 1985

Historical Events

  • Explosions destroys 2 tankers off of Gibraltar, 30 die

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Indianapolis 500: Danny Sullivan wins by 24 seconds from Mario Andretti after surviving famous 360° spin on lap 120

Racing Car Driver Mario Andretti
Racing Car Driver
Mario Andretti

1985 Highlights

About May 26, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini