What Happened On 23rd April 1985 In History

April 23rd (1985) was a Tuesday. It's the 112th day of the year (113th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 253 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 23rd April, 1985

  • » Coca-Cola changes its formula and releases New Coke. The response is overwhelmingly negative, and the original formula is back on the market in less than three months.

Famous Birthdays on April 23 in 1985

  • » Taio Cruz, English singer-songwriter and producer
  • » Angel Locsin, Filipino actress and producer

April 23rd Famous Deaths for 1985

  • » Sam Ervin, American lawyer and politician (b. 1896)

April 23rd Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Adalbert of Prague
  • » Saint George or George
  • » Gerard of Toul
  • » Toyohiko Kagawa (Episcopal Church (United States) named Episcopal Church; Evangelical Lutheran Church in America)
  • » April 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Independence Day (Conch Republic, Key West, Florida)
  • » Canada Book Day (Canada)
  • » Latest day on which Good Friday can fall, while March 20 is the earliest; celebrated on Friday before Easter. (Christianity)
  • » World Book Day
  • » International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day
  • » Vinalia named Vinalia urbana (Roman Empire)

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World History for the 23rd April