1985

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  – 1980s –  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1982 1983 198419851986 1987 1988

1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar.

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  1. "January 20th fell on Sunday, so Reagan was privately sworn in that day at the White House; public Inauguration on January 21st took place in the Capitol Rotunda, due to freezing weather."[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Swearing-In Ceremony for President Ronald W. Reagan: Fiftieth Inaugural Ceremonies, January 21, 1985". The Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies. http://www.inaugural.senate.gov/swearing-in/event/ronald-reagan-1985. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  2. "On This Day: 11 March – 1985: Gorbachev becomes Soviet leader". On This Day: 1950–2005. BBC. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/11/newsid_2538000/2538327.stm. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  3. McHugh, Catherine (July 13, 2015). "Live Aid 30th Anniversary: The Day Rock and Roll Changed the World". Bio. A&E Television Networks LLC. http://www.biography.com/news/live-aid-30th-anniversary. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  4. Ward, Greg (2012). The Rough Guide to the Titanic. London: Rough Guides Ltd. pp. 171-172. ISBN 978-1-4053-8699-9.
  5. Lee Salem, Editor, "Calvin and Hobbes". Radio interview with Renee Montagne. Spiffy: The Complete Calvin and Hobbes (mp3 (Transcript available here)). Morning Edition (NPR). November 18, 2005. Assessed on April 15, 2016.
  6. "A History of Windows: 1982–1985: Introducing Windows 1.0". Microsoft Windows. Microsoft. 2016. http://windows.microsoft.com/en-in/windows/history#T1=era1. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.3 7.4 7.5 7.6 "Famous People Who Died in 1985". Bio. A&E Television Networks LLC. 2016. http://www.biography.com/people/groups/died-1985. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  8. "Biography: Dan White, Government Official (1946–1985)". Bio. A&E Television Networks LLC. 2016. http://www.biography.com/people/dan-white-17169664. Retrieved April 16, 2016.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 "The Top 100 Songs of 1985 – Billboard Year-End Charts". Bob Borst. 2016. http://www.bobborst.com/popculture/top-100-songs-of-the-year/?year=1985. Retrieved April 15, 2016.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 "The Hot 100 – 1985 Archive". Billboard. 2016. http://www.billboard.com/archive/charts/1985/hot-100. Retrieved April 15, 2016.