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Description Event % Correct
This famous athlete/actor is found not guilty on a charge of double murderOJ Simpson
85.8%
This computer software company launches its revolutionary new operating system Windows 95Microsoft
85.4%
This internet based company, known primarily for its search engine, is founded in CaliforniaYahoo!
83%
Pierre Omidyar launches this website used for buying, selling, and auctioning itemseBay
82.8%
This actor, best known for playing Superman, is paralyzed after falling from a horseChristopher Reeve
80.8%
This feature-length Pixar film, the first to be completely computer-animated, is releasedToy Story
76.7%
Austria, Finland and Sweden join this international organizationEuropean Union
75.1%
NASA's Galileo probe enters the atmosphere of this planetJupiter
74.8%
A domestic terrorism explosion in this US city kills 168 peopleOklahoma City, Oklahoma
73.9%
The New Jersey Devils win this for the first time in a lockout-shortened seasonStanley Cup
72.5%
This Canadian province narrowly votes down a referendum for independenceQuebec
71.3%
This country's oldest investment firm, Barings Bank, collapses after a $1.4 billion speculative lossUnited Kingdom
63.5%
Description Event % Correct
This US based stock exchange closes above 1000 for the first timeNASDAQ
59.5%
12 people are killed and over 5000 are injured in a sarin gas attack on the subways of this capital cityTokyo, Japan
57.2%
The first case of this disease outbreak is seen which will eventually kill 245 in Kikwit, ZaireEbola
54.2%
This country launches Operation Storm against Serbian invadersCroatia
45.5%
This country wins the Rugby World Cup for the first timeSouth Africa
45.3%
Nobel Prize winner and dissident Aung San Suu Kyi is released from house arrest by this countryMyanmar
44.8%
The Washington Post and NY Times publish the manifesto of this yet unidentified US terroristUnabomber
44.2%
This American comic strip by Bill Watterson has its last runCalvin and Hobbes
40.5%
This, the fourth Star Trek series, premieres on UPNStar Trek: Voyager
40.3%
This city closes its Stapleton Airport and replaces it with the largest airport in the USDenver, Colorado
39.2%
This man is elected president of FranceJacques Chirac
33.9%
This Israeli Prime Minister is assassinated at a peace rallyYitzhak Rabin
31.8%

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