What Happened on September 30, 1985

Historical Events

Film & TV History

Howard Stern gets fired from WNBC AM (NY)

Famous Deaths

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

Simone SignoretSimone Signoret (1921-1985)

German-French actress (Room at Top, Gina), dies at 64

1985 Highlights

About September 30, 1985

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Money For Nothing - Dire Straits
  • UK #1 Song: If I Was - Midge Ure