1985

This article is about the year 1985. For other uses, see 1985 (disambiguation).
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1985 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1985
MCMLXXXV
Ab urbe condita 2738
Armenian calendar 1434
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԴ
Assyrian calendar 6735
Bahá'í calendar 141–142
Bengali calendar 1392
Berber calendar 2935
British Regnal year 33  Eliz. 2 – 34  Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2529
Burmese calendar 1347
Byzantine calendar 7493–7494
Chinese calendar 甲子(Wood  Rat)
4681 or 4621
    — to —
乙丑年 (Wood  Ox)
4682 or 4622
Coptic calendar 1701–1702
Discordian calendar 3151
Ethiopian calendar 1977–1978
Hebrew calendar 5745–5746
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2041–2042
 - Shaka Samvat 1906–1907
 - Kali Yuga 5085–5086
Holocene calendar 11985
Igbo calendar 985–986
Iranian calendar 1363–1364
Islamic calendar 1405–1406
Japanese calendar Shōwa 60
(昭和60年)
Javanese calendar 1917–1918
Juche calendar 74
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4318
Minguo calendar ROC 74
民國74年
Nanakshahi calendar 517
Thai solar calendar 2528
Unix time 473385600 – 504921599

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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World population

World population
1985 1980 1990
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