On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1985

Historical Events

  • Guatemala adopts constitution
  • Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) became a Schedule I drug in the United States.
  • New Orleans Saints are sold for $70,204,000
  • Tornado outbreak in the United States and Canada sees 41 tornadoes hit Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York and Ontario, leaving 90 dead

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Vouyoukas, Greek basketball player
1985 Highlights

About May 31, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini