1985

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F) of the Gregorian calendar, the 1985th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 985th year of the 2nd millennium, the 85th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1980s decade. The year 1985 was designated as the International Youth Year by the United Nations.

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Live Aid at JFK Stadium in Philadelphia

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An CIE 141 Class about to haul the rolling stock forward for the NIR Class 111 to shunt into position at Dublin Connolly to bring the Enterprise back to Belfast Central.

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Globe.svg World 4,830,979,000 4,434,682,000 396,297,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 5,263,593,000 432,614,000 Green Arrow Up.svg
Africa satellite orthographic.jpg Africa 541,814,000 469,618,000 72,196,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 622,443,000 80,629,000 Green Arrow Up.svg
Two-point-equidistant-asia.jpg Asia 2,887,552,000 2,632,335,000 255,217,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 3,167,807,000 280,255,000 Green Arrow Up.svg
Europe satellite orthographic.jpg Europe 706,009,000 692,431,000 13,578,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 721,582,000 15,573,000 Green Arrow Up.svg
Latin America terrain.jpg South America 401,469,000 361,401,000 40,068,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 441,525,000 40,056,000 Green Arrow Up.svg
LocationWHNorthernAmerica.png North America 269,456,000 256,068,000 13,388,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 283,549,000 14,093,000 Green Arrow Up.svg
Oceania (World-Factbook).jpg Oceania 24,678,000 22,828,000 1,850,000 Green Arrow Up.svg 26,687,000 2,009,000 Green Arrow Up.svg

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References

  1. Kifner, John (1985-02-15). "U.S. TV Reporter Free In Lebanon". The New York Times. Retrieved 2009-10-15. 
  2. Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  3. Farman, J. C.; Gardiner, B. G.; Shanklin, J. D. (1985). "Large losses of total ozone in Antarctica reveal seasonal ClOx/NOx interaction" (PDF). Nature. 315 (6016): 207–10. Bibcode:1985Natur.315..207F. doi:10.1038/315207a0. 
  4. Zehr, Stephen C. (1994). "Accounting for the Ozone Hole: Scientific Representations of an Anomaly and Prior Incorrect Claims in Public Settings". The Sociological Quarterly. 35: 603–19. JSTOR 4121521. doi:10.1111/j.1533-8525.1994.tb00419.x. 
  5. "AROUND THE NATION – 3 Killed and One Hurt In Kentucky Coal Mine". United Press International. August 16, 1985. Retrieved February 26, 2014. 
  6. http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=2506&dat=19850828&id=PZJJAAAAIBAJ&sjid=PgwNAAAAIBAJ&pg=3431,9212508
  7. Alfred, Randy (2008-02-09). "Sept. 2, 1985: Hey, Everyone, We Found the Titanic". Wired. Retrieved 2011-11-03. 
  8. Ballard, Robert D. (December 1985). "How We Found the Titanic". National Geographic. 168 (6): 696–718. 
  9. Spector, G (September 24, 1985). "Apple's Jobs Starts New Firm, Targets Education Market". PC Week. p. 109. 
  10. "Redirect". 
  11. "Redirect". ato.gov.au. 
  12. Gaines, Larry; Miller, LeRoy (2006). Criminal Justice In Action: The Core. Thomson/Wadsworth. ISBN 0-495-00305-0.