On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1985

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Howard Stern gets fired from WNBC AM (NY)

Radio shock jock Howard Stern
Radio shock jock
Howard Stern

Famous Deaths

  • Charles F. Richter, American physicist and seismologist (developed the Richter scale for measuring earthquake magnitude), dies at 85
  • Heleb MacInnes, US spy writer (Affiliate in place), dies at 77

Person of interestSimone Signoret

Simone Signoret, German/French actress (Room at Top, Gina), dies at 64

1985 Highlights

About September 30, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 35 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra