27th of October, 1985

The 27th of October, 1985, fell on a Sunday. Day 300 of 1985. Decade: 1980s.



Fictional Date

The 27th of October, 1985 has been mentioned in a movie, book or television series:

  • Back to the Future Part III (1990) - Marty returns to the present.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 27th of October, 1985:

  • United States: Saving All My Love For You - Whitney Houston
  • United Kingdom: The Power Of Love - Jennifer Rush

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Jagged Edge" 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 27th of October, 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.

  • Mid 1980s fashion.

    Strappy sandals, Keds, kitten-heeled sandals and pumps were popular footwear in the mid 80s. Fashion become more colorful during this period. Popular clothing included long wool coats, long and bulky sweaters, jumpsuits, large scarves, beanies, leather gloves, long flared skirts, slim miniskirts, slightly tapered pants and stirrup pants.

  • Deng Xiaoping.

    Deng Xiaoping was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1985. Xiaoping received this acknowledgment because of economic reforms in China.

  • 1985 in movies.

    Movies released in 1985 included Back to the Future, Rambo: First Blood Part II, Rocky IV, The Color Purple, Out of Africa, Cocoon, The Jewel of the Nile, Witness, The Goonies, Spies Like Us, Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, Commando, Teen Wolf and A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge.

  • 1985 in music.

    Popular music artists in 1985 included Wham!, Madonna, Foreigner, Chaka Khan, Hall & Oates, Tears for Fears, Dire Straits and Paul Young.


Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 27th of October:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 34 years, 0 months and 17 days have passed since the 27th of October, 1985.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 of 1985.
  • Leap Year: 1985 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 27th of October, 1985, will be 34 years of age.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 499215600.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 27th of October, 1985:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 27th of October, 1985, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1985 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 27th of October, 1985 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Weather

Weather information for the 27th of October, 1985:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 13.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 56.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 13.72 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.17 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 27th of October, 1985.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 27th of October, 1985 was probably conceived around the 17th of January, 1985. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 27th of October, 1985 is the 6th of August, 1986. (Rough Estimate).

27th of October

Events that have occurred on the 27th of October:


Television

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

  • The Equalizer - About a retired secret agent called Robert McCall.
  • The Golden Girls - Television series about four mature women who live together in Miami, Florida.
  • She-Ra: Princess of Power - Animated TV series.
  • 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.

Computer Games

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

  • Gauntlet - An arcade hack and slash game.
  • Super Mario Bros. - Released on the Nintendo Entertainment System.
  • 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.

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 27th of October, 1985.

  • 12,435 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,074,384,000 seconds have passed since the 27th of October, 1985.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,253,448,000 times.
  • Since the 27th of October, 1985, earth has travelled approximately 554,382,144,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 179,064,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 92,397,024 steps. That's about 41,065 miles!
  • Since this date, 12,892,608 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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