History / Which Decade Was It?

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Can you name the decade in which these events occurred?

Quiz Updated Jun 26, 2013

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

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