23rd of April, 1985

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 23rd of April, 1985, fell on a Tuesday.
  • On this exact date: Coca-Cola replaces its original drink with New Coke. The reaction to the recipe change is largely negative
  • Decade: 1980s.
  • 32 years, 4 months and 30 days have passed since the 23rd of April, 1985.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 17 of 1985.
  • Day 113 of 1985.
  • Leap Year: 1985 was NOT a leap year.
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1985 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 23rd of April, 1985 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 23rd of April, 1985, will be 32 years of age.
  • American Format: 04-23-1985 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1985-04-23. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19850423" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 483058800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 23rd of April, 1985:

  • United States: We Are The World - USA for Africa
  • United Kingdom: We Are The World - USA for Africa

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Police Academy 2" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 23rd of April, 1985.

  • Iran-Iraq War

    Between the 22nd of September, 1980, and the 20th of August, 1988, an armed conflict was being fought between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Iraqi Republic.

Weather

Weather information for the 23rd of April, 1985:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 9.1 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 70.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 21.61 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.22 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.25cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 23rd of April, 1985.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 23rd of April, 1985 was probably conceived around the 14th of July, 1984. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 23rd of April, 1985 is the 31st of January, 1986. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 23rd of April:

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • ThunderCats - Animated series based on a group of half-human half-cat aliens.
  • Charles in Charge - TV show about a 19-year-old student called Charles, who is played by Scott Baio.
  • Murder, She Wrote - Mystery series starring Angela Lansbury as Jessica Fletcher.
  • Miami Vice - Starring Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas.
  • Who's the Boss? - Sitcom about a retired player who relocates to work as a live-in housekeeper.
  • The Cosby Show - American television sitcom starring Bill Cosby.
  • Punky Brewster - Series about a child that has been abandoned by her parents.
  • The Transformers - Animated series about an ongoing war between shape-shifting robots.
  • Sherlock Holmes - Starring Jeremy Brett.
  • Kate & Allie - Comedy TV series.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back - An arcade rail shooter game that was released by Atari Games.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of April:

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 23rd of April, 1985.

  • 11,838 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,022,803,200 seconds have passed since the 23rd of April, 1985.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,193,270,400 times.
  • Since the 23rd of April, 1985, earth has travelled approximately 527,766,451,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 170,467,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 87,961,075 steps. That's about 39,094 miles!
  • Since this date, 12,273,638 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Tuesday" in other languages is:

  • German: Dienstag.
  • French: Mardi.
  • Italian: Martedi.
  • Spanish: Martes.
  • Portuguese: Terca-feira.

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