What happened this day in history March 11, 1985

What are the important events that happened on March 11, 1985? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

March 11, 1985: Facts & Myths About This Day

March 11, 1985 is the 70th day of the year 1985 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 295 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Monday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is February 26, 1985 – a Monday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 7,989,120 minutes has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘heptacontagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $615.80. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Aquamarine is the modern birthstone for this month. Jade is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Ox is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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March 11, 1985 Historical Events

  • 1985
    Mikhail Gorbachev becomes General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union

Who were born on March 11, 1985?

  • 1985
    Ajantha Mendis, Sri Lankan Cricketer
  • 1985
    Derek Schouman, American football player
  • 1985
    Hakuhō Shō, Mongolian sumo wrestler, the 69th Yokozuna
  • 1985
    Nikolai Topor-Stanley, Australian footballer
  • 1985
    Paul Bissonnette, Canadian ice hockey player
  • 1985
    Stelios Malezas, Greek footballer

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