American musician Katrina Leskanich was born. She is best known as a lead singer of British-American pop rock band Katrina and the Waves. In 1985, they reached the top in many countries with "Walking on Sunshine".
English heavy metal band Iron Maiden reached number one in the UK with their third studio album, "The Number of the Beast". The album produced two singles: "Run to the Hills", and "The Number of the Beast".