Which Decade Was It?

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Can you name the decade in which these events occurred?

Updated Jun 26, 2013

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EventDecade
Tulsa race riot (10 or 20)
Chicago White Sox throw the World Series (10 or 20)
USS Cole attacked in Yemen (90 or 00)
Pol Pot comes to power (60 or 70)
First man walks on the moon (60 or 70)
First four-minute mile (40 or 50)
Kyrgyzstan becomes independent country (80 or 90)
World War II begins (30 or 40)
Queen Elizabeth II begins her reign (40 or 50)
Soviet Union established (10 or 20)
Instagram launched (00 or 10)
Brazil wins its first World Cup (50 or 60)
The Titanic sinks (10 or 20)
Panama takes control of the Panama Canal (90 or 00)
First Garfield comic published (70 or 80)
Miracle on Ice (70 or 80)
Space shuttle Challenger explodes (80 or 90)
Jamaican national bobsled team's first Olympic appearance (80 or 90)
Marshall University football team plane crash (60 or 70)
Passenger pigeon goes extinct (00 or 10)
EventDecade
Iran Air Flight 655 shot down by US warship (70 or 80)
Arnold Schwarzenegger wins his first Mr. Olympia bodybuilding title (60 or 70)
Scientology founded (40 or 50)
Ronald Reagan shot (70 or 80)
Hawaii becomes a state (50 or 60)
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy published (70 or 80)
Rodney King beat by police (80 or 90)
Canadian dollar bill discontinued (80 or 90)
Robert Mugabe becomes Prime Minister of Zimbabwe (70 or 80)
First known AIDS death in the US (70 or 80)
The first Super Bowl is played (50 or 60)
Wheel of Fortune debuts (70 or 80)
D. B. Cooper hijacks Northwest Orient flight 305 (60 or 70)
Terrorists led by Ramzi Yousef attack the World Trade Center (90 or 00)
First man in space (50 or 60)
Facebook created (90 or 00)
World War I ends (10 or 20)
India becomes independent from the United Kingdom (40 or 50)
Final episode of M*A*S*H (70 or 80)
The Matrix released in theaters (90 or 00)

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