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What Year Is This?

All the answers in the following quiz are events that occured in the same year. Let's see if you can figure out the year? Good Luck! 12 Questions.

 
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By tying 42 weather balloons to a lawn chair, Larry Walters flew to a height of 16,000 ft. What did he do to land?

  • Used a safety pin to burst the balloons
  • Shot the balloons with a pellet gun
  • Popped the balloons with darts
  • Threw down sand bags

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What did a Spanish priest try to stab Pope John Paul II with during his pilgrimage to the shrine of Fatima?

  • Katana
  • Broken Bottle
  • Machete
  • Bayonet

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Whose bedchamber did intruder Michael Fagan visit in Buckingham Palace?

  • Prince Charles
  • Princess Diana's
  • Queen Elizabeth's
  • Prince William's

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What Michael Jackson album has sold an estimated 110 million copies to date?

  • Thriller
  • Bad
  • Dangerous
  • Invincible

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E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial premieres and surpasses what movie as the most financially successful to that point?

  • Poltergeist
  • Star Wars
  • Chariots of Fire
  • Gandhi

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How was Princess Grace of Monaco killed?

  • She accidentally drowned
  • Her car ran off a cliff
  • She was in an airplane crash
  • She suffered a heart attack

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What country invaded the Falkland islands resulting in the Falklands Conflict?

  • Columbia
  • Brazil
  • Venezuela
  • Argentina

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On March 5th, comedian John Belushi was found dead at Hollywood's Chateau Marmont hotel from what causes?

  • Gunshot wound to the temple
  • Drowning
  • Cocaine / Heroin overdose
  • Asphyxiation

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What hospital was Prince William born at on June 21st?

  • St. Mary's Hospital
  • Wellington Hospital
  • St. Georges Hospital
  • Royal London Hospital

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Murders occur in Chicago, IL. when seven people die after ingesting capsules laced with potassium cyanide. What was the name of the tainted capsules?

  • Bayer
  • Advil
  • Nyquil
  • Tylenol

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Sony begins selling the first audio CD player on October 1. What was the cost on the price tag?

  • $ 750.
  • $ 900.
  • $1,100.
  • $1,250.

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What year did all the previous events occur in?

  • 1980
  • 1982
  • 1984
  • 1986

 

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