On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1985

Historical Events

  • "Sunday in the Park with George" closes at Booth NYC after 604 performances
  • Belgium premier Martens CVP wins parliamentary election
  • During NLCS, Cards rookie Vince Coleman is injured stretching before game as his left leg is caught in Busch Stadium's automated tarpaulin

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Wilson, Australian cricket spin bowler (1 Test; 43 wickets on England Tour 1956), dies at 64
1985 Highlights

About October 13, 1985

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 36 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra