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

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