21st of June, 1985

The 21st of June, 1985, fell on a Friday. Day 172 of 1985. Decade: 1980s.

34 years, 7 months and 26 days have passed since the 21st of June, 1985.


On This Date

Events that occurred on the 21st of June, 1985:

  • Return to Oz (1985) is released in cinemas.

Born On This Date

People who were born on this exact date:

  • Born on this exact date: Lana Del Rey: Singer.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 21st of June, 1985:

  • United States: Heaven - Bryan Adams
  • United Kingdom: You'll Never Walk Alone - Crowd

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Cocoon" 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 21st of June, 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.

  • USA for Africa - "We Are the World"

    "We Are the World" by USA for Africa would go on to win a Grammy for 1985's Song of the Year.

  • 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.

  • Out of Africa

    "Out of Africa" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1985.

  • 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 21st of June:


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 34 years, 7 months and 26 days have passed since the 21st of June, 1985.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 25 of 1985.
  • Leap Year: 1985 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 21st of June, 1985, will be 34 years of age.
  • People born in 1985 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 488156400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around the 21st of June, 1985:

  • 29th of May, 1985: Football: Juventus win the European Cup after defeating Liverpool 1-0.
  • 29th of May, 1985: The Heysel Stadium disaster occurs when 38 fans are killed in riots during a European Cup final between Liverpool F.C. and Juventus.
  • 30th of May, 1985: Kenny Dalglish becomes the new manager of Liverpool.
  • 1st of June, 1985: Jennifer Rush releases her song "The Power of Love".
  • 1st of June, 1985: Bruce Springsteen headlines at Slane.
  • 7th of June, 1985: The Goonies (1985) is released in movie theaters.
  • 9th of June, 1985: The Los Angeles Lakers win the 1985 NBA Finals after they defeat the Boston Celtics 4-2.
  • 23rd of June, 1985: 329 people are killed when Air India Flight 182 is blown up by Canadian Sikh terrorists.
  • 3rd of July, 1985: The film Back to the Future (1985) is released.
  • 19th of July, 1985: Day of the Dead (1985) is released in cinemas.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on the 21st of June, 1985, will have the star sign Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1985 was the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 21st of June, 1985 falls under the Woodpecker.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.

Weather

Weather information for the 21st of June, 1985:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 14.0 degrees Celsius. There was heavy rain. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 62.8 degrees Fahrenheit. 17.11 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 5.59cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 13.17 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 9.91cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • Ronald Reagan was the President of the United States on the 21st of June, 1985.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 21st of June, 1985 was probably conceived around the 11th of September, 1984. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 21st of June, 1985 is the 31st of March, 1986. (Rough Estimate).

21st of June

Events that have occurred on the 21st of June:


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.

  • 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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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 21st of June, 1985.

  • 12,659 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,093,741,200 seconds have passed since the 21st of June, 1985.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,276,031,400 times.
  • Since the 21st of June, 1985, earth has travelled approximately 564,370,459,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 182,290,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 94,061,743 steps. That's about 41,805 miles!
  • Since this date, 13,124,894 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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