Which Decade Was It?

Random History or decade Quiz

Can you name the decade in which these events occurred?

Updated Jun 26, 2013

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

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