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Can you name the decade in which these events occurred?

Quiz Updated Jun 26, 2013

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

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