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1985 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1985
MCMLXXXV

Ab urbe condita 2738
Armenian calendar 1434
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԴ
Bahá'í calendar 141 – 142
Buddhist calendar 2529
Coptic calendar 1701 – 1702
Ethiopian calendar 1977 – 1978
Hebrew calendar 5745 5746
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2040 – 2041
 - Shaka Samvat 1907 – 1908
 - Kali Yuga 5086 – 5087
Holocene calendar 11985
Iranian calendar 1363 – 1364
Islamic calendar 1405 – 1406
Japanese calendar Shōwa

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 - Imperial Year Kōki 2645
(皇紀2645年)
Julian calendar 2030
Korean calendar 4318
Thai solar calendar 2528
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1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.

The year 1985 was designated as the International Youth Year by the United Nations.

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World population
1985 1980 1990
Globe.svg World 4,830,979,000 4,434,682,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 396,297,000 5,263,593,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 432,614,000
Africa satellite orthographic.jpg Africa 541,814,000 469,618,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 72,196,000 622,443,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 80,629,000
Two-point-equidistant-asia.jpg Asia 2,887,552,000 2,632,335,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 255,217,000 3,167,807,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 280,255,000
Europe satellite orthographic.jpg Europe 706,009,000 692,431,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 13,578,000 721,582,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 15,573,000
Latin America terrain.jpg Latin America 401,469,000 361,401,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 40,068,000 441,525,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 40,056,000
LocationWHNorthernAmerica.png Northern America 269,456,000 256,068,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 13,388,000 283,549,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 14,093,000
Oceania.jpg Oceania 24,678,000 22,828,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 1,850,000 26,687,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 2,009,000

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Orson Welles circa 1937

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  1. ^ Kifner, John (1985-02-15). "U.S. TV Reporter Free In Lebanon". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/1985/02/15/world/us-tv-reporter-free-in-lebanon.html?scp=16&sq=%22Jeremy%20Levin%20%22&st=cse. Retrieved 2009-10-15. 
  2. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  3. ^ (1985) "Large losses of total ozone in Antarctica reveal seasonal ClOx/NOx interaction". Nature 315 (6016): 207–10. DOI:10.1038/315207a0. 
  4. ^ Zehr, Stephen C. (1994). "Accounting for the Ozone Hole: Scientific Representations of an Anomaly and Prior Incorrect Claims in Public Settings". The Sociological Quarterly 35: 603–19. DOI:10.1111/j.1533-8525.1994.tb00419.x. 
  5. ^ Alfred, Randy (2008-02-09). "Sept. 2, 1985: Hey, Everyone, We Found the Titanic". Wired. http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/news/2008/09/dayintech_0902. Retrieved 2011-11-03. 
  6. ^ Ballard, Robert D. (December 1985). "How We Found the Titanic". National Geographic 168 (6): 696–718. 
  7. ^ http://www.ato.gov.au/content/00208572.htm
  8. ^ http://www.ato.gov.au/businesses/content.aspx?doc=/content/64155.htm
  9. ^ Gaines, Larry; Miller, LeRoy (2006). Criminal Justice In Action: The Core. Thomson/Wadsworth. ISBN 0-495-00305-0. 


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People of the year 1985 at Familypedia

30 people were born in 1985

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Lucian Boicu (1985)Cristian Boicu (c1958)Nicoleta NN (c1960)
Xenia Brandolini d'Adda (1985-)Leonello Brandolini d'Adda (1950-)Maria Sala (c1955-)
Maria-Cristina Chiliman-Juvara (1985)Andrei Chiliman (1947)Alexandra Juvara (1947)
Jeanette Dubov (1985)Michael Dubov (1949-2009)Michelle Broder (1953-2018)
Göker Erdek (1985)Önder Erdek (1952)Zatiye Erdek (1958)
Gergely Fáy (1985)Márton Fáy (1953)Erzsébet Szász (1952)
Peter Gene Hernandez (1985)Peter S. Hernandez (1952)Bernadette del Pedro Bayot (1957-2013)
Alexander Robert Hirsch (1985)
David Joseph Michael Hynes (1985)Philip Hynes (1955)Haja Bangura (1959)
Jason Thomas Keopka (1985)Thomas Mark StephensonToni L. Keopka (-)
Crystal Kung (1985)Homer Kung (1961-2018)Stephanie Holappa (1959)
Ludovico Lucchesi Palli (1985-)Emanuele Lucchesi Palli (1952-)Camilla Massucco (1961-)
Elizabeth Ashley Lynch (1985)Matthias Anthony Lynch (1944)Margaret Joan Bohmfalk (1958)
Anna Rose Menken (1985)Alan Irwin Menken (1949)Janis Roswick (1952)
Frankie Muniz (1985)Francisco Muniz (1955)Denise Preli (1959)
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8 children were born to the 13 women born in 1985

132 people died in 1985

 FatherMotherAge at death
Elva Alice Abercrombie (1921-1985)Roy Christopher Abercrombie (1888-1959)Alice Elizabeth Harker (c1888-)64
Helena Olivia Adeane (1902-1985)Charles Robert Whorwood Adeane (1863-1943)Madeline Pamela Constance Blanche Wyndham (1869-1941)
Caroline Angel (1891-1985)Harkless Angel (1853-1931)Elizabeth Witt (1857-1932)
Charles Ankrum (1906-1985)John William Ankrum (1879-1944)Maude Amelia Johnson (1883-1964)
Mihai Antonescu (1925-1985)Nicolae AntonescuIonela Slăvițescu
Alexander Ewan Armstrong (1916-1985)George Armstrong (1868-1954)Florence Edith Ewan (1878-1955)
Verna Bagshaw (1903-1985)Robert William Bagshaw (1869-1932)Ruth Riding (1877-1930)
Frances A Bascko (1925-1985)Joseph John Bascko (1892-1955)Edith Priscilla Degrasse (1905-1970)
Alexis Irénée du Pont Bayard (1918-1985)Thomas Francis Bayard (1868-1942)Elizabeth Bradford du Pont (1880-1975)
Robert Todd Lincoln Beckwith (1904-1985)Warren Wallace Beckwith (1874-1955)Jessie Harlan Lincoln (1875-1948)
Rolland F Bertrand (1923-1985)George Bertrand (1889-1962)Marie-Louise Angélina Leduc (1894-1981)
Adam Bisping von Gallen (1923-1985)Jan Nepomucen Bisping von Gallen (1880-1947)Maria Józefa Zamoyska h. Jelita (1887-1961)
Ruth Bleak (1870-1938)Samuel Thompson Bleak (1865-1942)Lucy Ellen Calkin (1870-1938)
John Hillric Bonn (1893-1985)Edward Frederic Bonn (1864-1927)Minnie Lindauer (1870-1922)
Lillis Burgess (1897-1985)Isaac Henry Burgess (1859-1939)Joanna Elizabeth Keyes (1872-1961)
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3569 people lived in 1985

 FatherMother
Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Rebecca Ababio (1926-1998)
Isabella Abadiano (1930-2003)
Annabelle Abargil (1922-2000)
Jennifer Abaya (1918-1996)
Alysson Abberton (1935-2012)
Anthony Abbott (1911-1993)
Henry Abel Smith (1900-1993)Francis Abel Smith (1861-1908)Madeline St. Maur Seymour (1862-1951)
Robert Fuller Abell (1919-2010)Clifford Abell (1875-1965)Jennie Ferne Loshbough (1886-1957)
Elva Alice Abercrombie (1921-1985)Roy Christopher Abercrombie (1888-1959)Alice Elizabeth Harker (c1888-)
Adam Abernathy (1940-2006)James Abernathy (1912-1979)Arlene McGlinchey (1916-2000)
Melissa Abicht (1939-2009)Arthur Abicht (1900-1980)Amanda Krieger (1899-1959)
Carter Abiko (1957-2001)Eita Abiko (1920-2000)Aina Fukuzawa (1920-1995)
Elanor Abrahams (1939-2004)
Lisa Abramowicz (1933-2000)Leonard Abramowicz (1910-1980)Sadie Aaronson (1908-1970)
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Events of the year 1985 at Familypedia

29 people were married in 1985.

 Joined with
Florina Angheliu (1959)Alexandru Petrescu (1956)
Sue Danielle Barry (1962)Joseph Henry Ranft (1960-2005)
David Kipp Conover (1941-2013)Catherine Ann Petrucelli+Eda Elizabeth Ours+Diane Joleen Sisler
Martha Esteves (1961-2015)Miguel Santana (1959-2018)
Peter Wayne HansonJoell Marie Allison
Robert Vernon Heber-Percy (1911-1987)Ann Jennifer Evelyn Elizabeth Fry (1916-2003)+Dorothy Lygon (1912-2001)
James Roy Horner (1953-2015)Sara Elizabeth Nelson (1959)
Diana Veronica Kearney (1964)Patrick Stephen Mulligan (1964)
Judith Cynthia Aline Keppel (1942-)Desmond Leon Corcoran (bef1964-)+Neil H Shand (bef1985-)
Jørgen Larsen (1932-2009)Yen Elisabeth Eilertzen (1946)+Else Marie Larsen
Pip Logan (1961)Charles Henry Mosley III (1959-2017)
Dorothy Lygon (1912-2001)Robert Vernon Heber-Percy (1911-1987)
Daniel Maher (1869-1937)Ellen Mary Ahrens (1871-1933)
Rosemary McGarvey (1961)Brian Francis Kane (1962)+Adrian Doherty (1966)
Ronald Paul "Ron" Morgan, IIBrenda Kay Perriloux
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There were 0 military battles in 1985.


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