On This Day

What Happened on November 8, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Atlantis moves to Vandenberg AFB for mating of STS 61-B mission

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Osbourne, English television star, born in St John's Wood, London

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Author Ken Follett (36) weds politician Barbara Hubbard (42)

Author Ken Follett
Ken Follett

Famous Deaths

  • Nicolas Frantz, Luxembourgish road cyclist (Tour de France 1927-28), dies at 86