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1980-1989 Events Quiz

Events that happened in the decade of the 1980s 20 Questions.

 
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Which year were the Commonwealth Games held in Brisbane, Australia ?

  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983

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What year was John Lennon shot ?

  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983

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When was Kylie Minogue in the music charts with "I should be so lucky" ?

  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1988
  • 1989

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In what year was their an assassination attempt on Margaret Thatcher ?

  • 1984
  • 1985
  • 1986
  • 1987

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The "Benny Hill Show" started in 1969 but when was the final episode transmitted ?

  • 1980
  • 1982
  • 1985
  • 1989

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When did we first see "Just do it" from Nike ?

  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1988
  • 1989

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Which year did Bucks Fizz win The Eurovision song contest with "Making your mind up" ?

  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983

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In which year was the "Shroud of Turin" big news ?

  • 1984
  • 1986
  • 1988
  • 1989

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Which year did the "Berlin Wall" come down ?

  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1988
  • 1989

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When was the pop group "T Pau China in your hand" in the British charts at number 1 ?

  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1988
  • 1989

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When was the first episode of the " ATeam" seen ?

  • 1982
  • 1983
  • 1984
  • 1985

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Mike Tyson was the youngest boxing world champion in this year ?

  • 1982
  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1989

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When were we first introduced to the "Rubik" cube craze ?

  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983

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When were we first introduced to the world wide web ?

  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1988
  • 1989

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When was Zimbabwe independent from the UK ?

  • 1980
  • 1982
  • 1985
  • 1986

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In what year was "MTV" first transmitted ?

  • 1980
  • 1981
  • 1982
  • 1983

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What year was "Ghostbusters" shown at the cinema ?

  • 1983
  • 1984
  • 1985
  • 1986

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What year did Rock Hudson die ?

  • 1980
  • 1983
  • 1985
  • 1989

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When was the first artificial heart transplant ?

  • 1982
  • 1983
  • 1984
  • 1989

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When did "Reagan" first meet "Gorbachev" ?

  • 1985
  • 1986
  • 1987
  • 1988

 

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