In 1985, Yul Brynner died on this date in New York City, New York, USA.
- Frase celebre di David Letterman «Durante la Maratona di New York mi sono stirato un muscolo. Dopo un'ora circa dall'inizio della corsa, son saltato giù dal divano.» (David Letterman)
- "I couldn’t give you a number, but… "I couldn't give you a number, but I'll tell you what it is, ... I'll tell you it's a limousine that they split the fee with a couple of kids. For my son, it's a tux and the corsage for his date. My daughters had reasonable dresses, nothing outlandish. That, to me, is just prom. I don't think that's what Brother Ken said is financial…
- "I have seen a thousand graves opened, and… "I have seen a thousand graves opened, and always perceived that whatever was gone, the teeth and hair remained of those who had died with them. Is not this odd? They go the very first things in youth and yet last the longest in the dust." - Lord Byron
- "And Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came… "And Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came against the city, and his servants did besiege it." - Bible