History Quiz / Which Decade Was It?

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Can you name the decade in which these events occurred?

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

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