May 29, 1985 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • 29th European Cup: Juventus beats Liverpool 1-0 at Brussels
  • Amputee Steve Fonyo completes cross-Canada marathon at Victoria, British Columbia, after 14 months

Deaths in Sport

  • 39 people die in a confrontation at Heysel Stadium in Brussels, Belgium when Juventus and Italian fans are crushed against a wall escaping a breach by Liverpool fans