14th of August, 1985
Here are some facts about this particular date:
What Day: The 14th of August, 1985, fell on a Wednesday.
33 years, 4 months and 0 days have passed since the 14th of August, 1985.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 33 of
Day 226 of
1985. Leap Year: 1985 was NOT a leap year.
Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Leo.
Zodiac Element: Fire.
Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1985 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
Native American Zodiac: The 14th of August, 1985 falls under the Salmon.
Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
Age: Anyone born on the 14th of August, 1985, will be 33 years of age.
American Format: 08-14-1985 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
YMD Format: 1985-08-14. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19850814" are easier to sort.
Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 492822000.
National holidays and famous events that fall on the 14th of August:
Independence Day (Pakistan)
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 14th of August, 1985:
United States: Shout - Tears for Fears
United Kingdom: Into The Groove - Madonna Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "
European Vacation" 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 14th of August, 1985.
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 information for the 14th of August, 1985:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 16.5 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 76.9 degrees Fahrenheit. 24.94 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Precipitation: 0cm.
London, England: Temperature: 16.61 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 2.29cm. US President
Who was the US President on this particular date?
Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 14th of August, 1985. Conception Dates
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on the 14th of August, 1985 was probably conceived around the
4th of November, 1984. (Rough Estimate). The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 14th of August, 1985 is the
24th of May, 1986. (Rough Estimate). Around This Time...
Things that happened during this general period of time...
19th of July, 1985: Day of the Dead (1985) is released in cinemas.
2nd of August, 1985: The film Weird Science (1985) is released.
2nd of August, 1985: 137 people are killed when Delta Air Lines Flight 191 crashes near Dallas, Texas.
9th of August, 1985: Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985) is released in movie theaters.
12th of August, 1985: Japan Airlines Flight 123 crashes, killing 520 people.
16th of August, 1985: The Return of the Living Dead (1985) is released in cinemas.
31st of August, 1985: Serial killer Richard Ramirez (aka the Night Stalker) is captured in Los Angeles, California.
1st of September, 1985: The wreck of the Titanic is located for the first time since it sank in 1912. On This Date
Historical events that have occurred on the 14th of August:
14th of August, 1974: Turkey invades Cyprus again.
14th of August, 1980: Canadian Playboy model Dorothy Stratten is murdered by her husband.
14th of August, 2003: The Northeast blackout of 2003 occurs.
14th of August, 2007: Four co-ordinated suicide bombers kill 796 people in Iraq.
14th of August, 2013: That 70s Show actress Lisa Robin Kelly dies. The actress was best known for her portrayal of Eric Forman's sister Laurie
14th of August, 1987: The Monster Squad (1987) is released.
14th of August, 1987: No Way Out (1987), starring Kevin Costner, is released in movie theaters.
14th of August, 1989: The Sega Genesis / Mega Drive is released.
14th of August, 1991: The Commitments (1991) is released in cinemas.
14th of August, 2009: District 9 (2009) is released in movie theaters.
14th of August, 2015: The biographical movie Straight Outta Compton is released.
14th of August, 2015: The movie Fantastic Four (2015) is released. 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.
Back to the Future - A video game version of the Back to the Future movie franchise is released on the ZX Spectrum, the Commodore 64 and the Amstrad CPC.
The Way of the Exploding Fist - A fighting game that was released on the Commodore 64, the Spectrum and the Amstrad.
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 14th of August:
How old was I?
Enter your date of birth below to find out how old you were on the 14th of August, 1985.
Looking for some nostalgia? Here are some Youtube videos relating to the 14th of August, 1985. Please note that videos are automatically selected by Youtube and that results may vary! Click on the "Load Next Video" button to view the next video in the search playlist. In many cases, you'll find episodes of old TV shows, documentaries, music videos and soap dramas.
NB: If a video is blank, click on the button above to view the next one...
Visualize the days that have passed since the 14th of August, 1985. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.
Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 14th of August, 1985.
12,173 days have passed since this date.
1,051,750,800 seconds have passed since the 14th of August, 1985.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,227,042,600 times.
Since the 14th of August, 1985, earth has travelled approximately 542,703,412,800 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 175,291,800 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 90,450,569 steps. That's about 40,200 miles!
Since this date, 12,621,010 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Wednesday" in other languages is:
Portuguese: Quarta-feira. Random Dates
A list of random dates that you might be interested in: