What Happened on October 28, 1985

Historical Events

  • Ravi Ratnayeke takes 8-83 for Sri Lanka v Pakistan

Famous Birthdays

  • Nomcebo [Nkwanyana], South African singer-songwriter ("Jerusalema"), born in Hammarsdale, Republic of South Africa
  • Richard Smith, American entrepreneur
1985 Highlights

About October 28, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Labour Day (New Zealand), October Bank Holiday (Ireland)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Part-Time Lover - Stevie Wonder
  • UK #1 Song: The Power of Love - Jennifer Rush