In 1985, 

  • Tommy Hilfiger started selling menswear.
  • The Titanic was found 370 miles from Newfoundland.
  • The music video for "Take on Me" by A-ha was considered a huge innovation.
  • It was the last year that dentists used uranium in dental porcelains to give a natural color.
  • Back to the Future, The Goonies, and Out of Africa were popular movies of that year.