1985 in Ireland

Events from the year 1985 in Ireland.

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1985
in
Ireland

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See also:1985 in Northern Ireland
Other events of 1985
List of years in Ireland

IncumbentsEdit

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Arts and literatureEdit

SportEdit

BoxingEdit

  • 8 June – Barry McGuigan won the WBA world featherweight boxing championship.

FootballEdit

GolfEdit

Rugby UnionEdit

BirthsEdit

Full date unknownEdit

DeathsEdit

Full date unknownEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Think we have it bad? Have a look at the mega thunderstorm which hit Ireland in 1985". Joe. Retrieved 30 November 2019.
  2. ^ Statement by Ms. Karen Gearon, representative of strking workers at Dunnes Stores in Ireland before the meeting of the Special Committee against Apartheid on the Day of Solidarity with South African Political Prisoners Archived 13 December 2013 at the Wayback Machine African National Congress. Retrieved: 2013-12-09.
  3. ^ Connolly, S. J., ed. (24 February 2011). The Oxford companion to Irish history (2nd ed.). Oxford University Press. p. 15. ISBN 9780199691869.
  4. ^ a b "Playography Ireland". Dublin: Irish Theatre Institute. Retrieved 8 April 2015.
  5. ^ Gillespie, Elgy (14 June 1985). "Literature prize for Buncrana writer". The Irish Times.
  6. ^ "Springsteen draws 100,000 in Ireland". The Montreal Gazette. 3 June 1985.
  7. ^ Marsh, Dave (2004). Bruce Springsteen – Two Hearts: The Definitive Biography, 1972-2003. New York: Routledge. p. 552. ISBN 0-415-96928X.