On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1985

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Music awardsVideo Music Awards

2nd MTV Video Music Awards: Bruce Springsteen

Singer-Songwriter Bruce Springsteen
Singer-Songwriter
Bruce Springsteen
  • John Williams introduces new Today Show theme
  • Super Mario Bros game first appears, created by Shigeru Miyamoto at Nintendo

Famous Deaths

  • Dane Rudhyar, composer, dies at 90