On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1985

Historical Events

AgreementContract of Interest

Angels announce that they will not offer Rod Carew a new contract

Baseball Hall of Fame Infielder Rod Carew
Baseball Hall of Fame Infielder
Rod Carew
  • Kosmos 1700 communications satellite placed in geostationary orbit

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestCiara

Ciara [Harris], American singer and songwriter (Ciara: The Evolution) and model, born in Austin, Texas

Singer Ciara

Famous Deaths

  • Elsa Moranet, writer, dies at 67
  • Morton Downey, singer (Star of the Family), dies at 83
1985 Highlights

About October 25, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio