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20th Century Disasters

Name the year which these disasters occurred 12 Questions.

 
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In which year did the Chernobyl nuclear disaster occur?

  • 1985
  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1988

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In which year did the Oil rig "Pipa Alpha" catch fire?

  • 1988
  • 1991
  • 1980
  • 1975

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When was 'The Aberfan disaster', that was a catastrophic collapse of a colliery spoil tip killing 116 children and 28 adults.

  • 1962
  • 1960
  • 1970
  • 1966

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The deadliest accident in aviation history occurred in Tenerife killing 583 people when two planes collided in which year?

  • 1977
  • 1965
  • 1980
  • 1987

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The worst Earthquake to strike San Francisco occurred in which year?

  • 1910
  • 1906
  • 1980
  • 1929

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Apollo 13 narrowly avoided disaster and got all 3 astronauts home in which year?

  • 1970
  • 1971
  • 1972
  • 1973

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The Zeebrugge ferry disaster occurred in which year?

  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1988
  • 1989

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56 people died at valley parade Bradford in a football match between Bradford city and Lincoln city in which year?

  • 1990
  • 1989
  • 1982
  • 1985

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The Hindenburg disaster happened in which year?

  • 1939
  • 1937
  • 1933
  • 1929

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The Spanish Flu epidemic ocurred in which year?

  • 1918
  • 1905
  • 1902
  • 1924

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Mount St Helen's erupted in which year?

  • 1969
  • 1986
  • 1980
  • 1982

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The Titanic sank in which year?

  • 1910
  • 1912
  • 1914
  • 1916

 

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