Big Joe Turner
weirdovideo.com: Master 'shout blues' artist Big Joe Turner marks another high point of his career here with Shake, Rattle & Roll. Although Bill Haley's la...
Jimmy Kinnon
James Patrick Kinnon (5 April 1911 - 9 July 1985), commonly known as Jimmy Kinnon or "Jimmy K.", was the primary founder of Narcotics Anonymous (NA), a worldwide fellowship of recovering addicts. Duri...
Tony Janiro
Tony Janiro (born Anthony Gianiro; February 2, 1926 – February 21, 1985) was an Italian-American middleweight boxer from Youngstown, Ohio. Janiro never won a championship, although he faced man...
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Krishnamoorthy Puranik
Krishnamoorthy Puranik (Kannada: ಕೃಷ್ಣಮೂರ್ತಿ ಪುರಾಣಿಕ್; September 5, 1911 – November 12, 1985) was a headmaster from Gokak high school, who was awarded Karnataka Sahitya Academy for his work Mannin...
V. Sivasubramaniam
Justice Veeravagu Sivasubramaniam (also spelt Sivasupramaniam) (14 March 1908 – 5 December 1985) was a leading Ceylon Tamil lawyer and judge. He was a magistrate, District Judge, Additional Perm...
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Diarra Traoré
Diarra Traoré (1935–8 July 1985) was a Guinean soldier and politician. He served as Prime Minister of Guinea from 1984 to 1985 as a member of a junta led by Lansana Conté. In 1985, after an atte...
Lauri Kennedy
Lauri Kennedy (5 July 1896 – 26 April 1985) was a notable Australian cellist.
Irvine Robert Laurie Kennedy (he used Laurie, later dropping the final 'e') was born in Randwick, a sub...
Stu Clarke
William Stuart "Stu" Clarke (January 24, 1906 – August 26, 1985) was a Major League Baseball shortstop who played for the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1929 and 1930.
Gia-Fu Feng
Gia-Fu Feng (Chinese: 馮家福; 1919–1985) was prominent as both an English translator (with his wife, Jane English) of Taoist classics and a Taoist teacher in the United States, associated with Alan W...
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Louis-Philippe Beaubien
Louis-Philippe Beaubien (March 3, 1903 – March 28, 1985) was a Canadian politician.Born in Montreal, Quebec, his father Charles-Philippe Beaubien was a Senator from 1919 to 1945 and his grandfat...
Anna Hotchkis
Anna Mary Hotchkis (30 May 1885 – 14 October 1984) was a Scottish artist, writer and lecturer on art. She exhibited in London, Beijing, Hong Kong and at exhibitions in Scotland. Member of and ex...
Arthur fforde
Sir Arthur Frederic Brownlow fforde, GBE, (23 August 1900 – 1985) was an English solicitor, civil servant, headmaster, writer and businessman. The surname fforde is spelled with two lowercase F's.Arth...
Haile Selassie Gugsa
Haile Selassie Gugsa (1907 – 1985) was an army commander and a member of the Imperial family of the Ethiopian Empire.
Haile Selassie Gugsa was the son of Leul Ras Gugsa Araya Selassie. Gugsa...
Sandy Block
Sandy Block, also credited as Sid Block (January 16, 1917 - October 1985) was an American jazz bassist.Block played violin as a child, and grew up in Cleveland and Brooklyn. He picked up bass in high ...
Menachem Bader
Menachem Bader (Hebrew: מנחם בדר‎, born 20 September 1895, died 31 January 1985) was a Labor Zionist activist during the Mandate era, and later a politician who served as a member of the Kne...
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Audrey Wagner
Genevieve Wagner [Audrey] (December 27, 1927 – August 31, 1984) was an outfielder who played from 1943 through 1949 in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Listed at 5 ft 7 i...
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Wes Schulmerich
Edward Wesley Schulmerich (August 21, 1901 – June 26, 1985) was an American Major League Baseball player from the state of Oregon. A native of the state, he played baseball and football at what ...
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Abe Burrows
Abe Burrows (December 18, 1910 – May 17, 1985) was an American humorist, author, and director for radio and the stage. He won a Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize.
Born Abram Solman Borowitz in New Yor...
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Betsy Blackwell
Betsy Talbot Blackwell (1905 – February 4, 1985) was an editor of several women's magazines, best known for being the editor-in-chief of Mademoiselle from 1937–71. During her tenure, she oversaw incre...
Karl Gustav Ahlefeldt
Karl Gustav Henry Folmer Ahlefeldt (13 March 1910 – 25 March 1985) was a Danish film actor. He appeared in the Carl Theodor Dreyer masterpiece Gertrud (1965).
Michel Audiard
Pierre Michel Audiard ([miʃɛl odjaʁ]; 15 May 1920 – 27 July 1985) was a French screenwriter and film director. He was the father of French film director Jacques Audiard.
F. N. Cook
Frederick Norton Cook DSC (20 February 1905 – 1 August 1985), usually known as F. N. Cook was an officer of the Royal Australian Navy. Cook came to be regarded as an expert in the deployment of l...
Sıtkı Akçatepe
Sitki Akçatepe (1902–1985) was a famous Turkish actor.
He was known for starring in the acclaimed Hababam Sınıfı series of comedy films.His son is the actor Halit Akçatepe. Sitki was married to Le...
Harry Pollard (mathematician)
Harry Pollard (1919 – November 20, 1985) was an American mathematician. He received his Ph.D from Harvard University in 1942 under the supervision of David Widder, and was Professor of Mathematics at...
Robert McLellan
Robert McLellan OBE (1907–1985) was a Scottish dramatist, poet and writer of short fiction, principally in the Scots language.
McLellan was born in 1907 at Linmill, a fruit farm in Kirkfieldbank i...
Vicente Saldivar
Vicente Samuel Saldívar García (May 3, 1943 in Mexico City – July 18, 1985) was a Mexican boxer in the Featherweight division and was a part of the 1960 Mexican Olympic team. He was a former WBC...
Germaine Sablon
Germaine Sablon (19 July 1899 – 17 April 1985) was a French singer and film actress. She starred in some 15 films between 1920 and 1956. Her brother Jean Sablon was a popular singer and actor.
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Ismaël Touré
Ismaël Touré (1925/1926-8 July 1985) was a Guinean political figure and the half brother of former President Ahmed Sékou Touré. He was the chief prosecutor at the notorious Camp Boiro.
Ismaël Tour...
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