• Wendy Carey

Happy Friday the 13th~

Fun Fact!

Liquid 13

I turned 13 on Friday the 13th!

Other Fun Facts!

Recently I learned, by looking in the Book of Destinies on a recent stop by I Love Yoga in Dania Beach, that I share a birthday with Roald Dahl, author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory as well.

Here's some information about other interesting tidbits about the Friday the 13th I turned 13 on back in the 80's. You can look up any day of previous years here also.

Friday 13 September 1985

It was Friday, under the sign of Virgo.

The US president was Ronald Reagan(Republican).

Famous people born on this day include Olivier Rousteing and Freddie Wong

In that special week of September people in US were listening to St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion) by John Parr.

In UK Dancing In The Street by David Bowie & Mick Jagger was in the top 5 hits. After Hours, directed by Martin Scorsese, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985 while Hold The Dream by Barbara Taylor Bradford was one of the best selling books.

On TV people were watching The Bugs Bunny/Looney Tunes Comedy Hour.

If you liked videogames you were probably playing Lot Lot or The Earth Fighter Rayieza.

Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of September 1985 ?

Top #10 songs in the USA

  1. John Parr - St. Elmo's Fire (Man In Motion)

  2. Tina Turner - We Don't Need Another Hero

  3. Dire Straits - Money For Nothing

  4. Kool & The Gang - Cherish

  5. Huey Lewis & The News - Power Of Love

  6. Phil Collins - Don't Lose My Number

  7. Aretha Franklin - Freeway Of Love

  8. Wham! - Freedom

  9. Prince - Pop Life

  10. Pat Benatar - Invincible

Top #5 songs in the UK

  1. David Bowie & Mick Jagger - Dancing In The Street

  2. Bonnie Tyler - Holding Out For A Hero

  3. Stevie Wonder - Part-Time Lover

  4. Baltimora - Tarzan Boy

  5. Marillion - Lavender


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Hold The Dream

By: Barbara Taylor Bradford

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Loving Each Other

By: Leo Buscaglia

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By: Jackie Collins

Jackie Collins' sizzling #1 bestseller -- and her most sensational heroine! From Chances to Dangerous Kiss, bestselling superstar Jackie Collins has spun the incredible saga of the extraordinary Lucky Santangelo.


Skeleton Crew

By: Stephen King

Who could imagine…?In this brilliant collection of twenty-two stories, Stephen King takes readers down paths that only he could imagine….A supermarket becomes the place where humanity makes its last stand against


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