Historical Events on January 15, 1985

About Jan 15, 1985

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 33 years, 10 months and 3 days

Historical Events

  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to John Ashbery & Fred Chapell
  • CBS' premiere of TV made teen drug abuse drama, "Not My Kid", based on the previous year's book by Beth Polson
  • Mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200 v India
  • Tancredo Neves becomes 1st elected President of Brazil in 21 years, bur dies before taking office