Famous people died in 1985

Ricky Nelson

Ricky Nelson

Ricky Nelson was an American musician, singer-songwriter, and an actor

AmericanMay 8, 1940122 views

Henry Hathaway

Henry Hathaway was an American film director and producer famous for directing films like ‘The Lives of a Bengal Lancer.’ This biography of Henry Hathaway provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline.

AmericanMarch 13, 1898162 views

Paul Flory

Paul Flory was an American chemist considered as the founder of the science of polymers

AmericanJune 19, 1910124 views

Rodney R. Porter

Rodney Robert Porter was a Nobel Prize winning English biochemist who won the 1972 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

BritishOctober 8, 1917126 views

John Franklin Enders

John Franklin Enders, a Nobel laureate, is popularly referred to as the Father of modern vaccines

AmericanFebruary 10, 1897138 views

Rock Hudson

Rock Hudson was a prominent American actor of the Hollywood Golden Age

AmericanNovember 17, 1925101 views

Enver Hoxha

Enver Halil Hoxha was the supreme leader of Albania for close to 41 years

AlbanianOctober 16, 1908340 views

Lon Nol

Lon Nol was a Cambodian politician who served as the Prime Minister of Cambodia twice and was the self-proclaimed President of Khmer Republic.

CambodianNovember 13, 1913177 views

Frank Macfarlane Burnet

Sir Frank Macfarlane Burnet was an Australian virologist and immunologist, known for his contributions in human biology