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Can you name the decade in which these events occurred?

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

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