1. President Reagan sold the rights to his autobiography to Random House for 3 million dollars.
  2. The season finale of Dallas found Bobby Ewing on his deathbed after being run over by his crazed ex-sister in law.
  3. And Don Ameche and Wilford Brimley discovered the healing powers of their retirement home's pool in Cocoon.  In 1985, And in that year Howard Jones released one of his known hits which climbed up the pop charts, and also on the R&B charts…which was quite rare for a white artist at the time here is “Things Can Only Get Better”