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

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