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 Plays Quiz Updated Sep 23, 2017

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Literature
Stephen King's The Shining is published.
1970s
63.6%
1980s
19.7%
1950s
2.1%
1960s
11%
Television
The final episode of M*A*S*H airs as a 2½ hour television movie.
1980s
63.1%
1970s
21.5%
1990s
8.7%
1960s
3%
Just For Fun
The Rubik's Cube is invented by Hungarian designer Ernő Rubik.
1970s
59.6%
1960s
16%
1950s
11.2%
1940s
9.6%
Miscellaneous
Coca-Cola is first developed by pharmacist John Pemberton.
1880s
58.5%
1900s
14.5%
1910s
14.5%
1920s
8.9%
Science
Watson and Crick publish their article detailing the structure of DNA.
1950s
54.1%
1940s
17.6%
1930s
13.6%
1920s
10.8%
Movies
Roger Moore plays James Bond for the last time.
1980s
53.1%
1970s
24.3%
1990s
10.9%
1960s
8%
History
Kaiser Wilhelm II abdicates as German Emperor.
1910s
52.2%
1920s
23.4%
1880s
11%
1900s
9.8%
Entertainment
Hair debuts on Broadway.
1960s
49.9%
1970s
29.8%
1980s
11.5%
1950s
5%
Music
Miles Davis records his legendary album Kind of Blue.
1950s
41%
1940s
18.4%
1960s
27.2%
1930s
9.5%
Holiday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day becomes an American federal holiday.
1980s
40.6%
1970s
18.1%
1990s
28.7%
2000s
9%
Sports
The Orlando Magic join the NBA.
1980s
38.8%
1970s
15%
1990s
35.3%
1960s
7.2%
Geography
Montenegro officially splits away from Serbia.
2000s
33.9%
1990s
43.4%
1970s
7.7%
1980s
11.2%
Religion
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is established.
1830s
33.5%
1810s
11.2%
1850s
26.9%
1870s
24.6%
Language
Noah Webster publishes his first dictionary.
1800s
27.3%
1890s
10.9%
1850s
23.9%
1820s
34%
Gaming
Nintendo is founded, originally as a playing card company.
1880s
22.4%
1910s
12.4%
1930s
21%
1940s
40.4%

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