Sounds of the 90's

Women Can't Join the Army
U.S. and coalition forces had attacked Baghdad
Bob Dole Announces that He's Running for Presidency
Flight TWA 800 exploded
John Glenn returned to space
Air Force Captain became a national hero

1990's Fast Facts

  • 1990 Cincinnati Reds beat Oakland A's (4-0) The 1990s World Series Cincinnati sweep Oakland.
  • 1994 Houston Rockets beat New York Nicks (4-3) The 1994 national basketball championship came down to the last game for the Rockets to became victorious.
  • 1995 Pat Barker, The Ghost Road. This book was one of the best books in 1995.
  • 1999 Three King. This was one of the best movies in 1999.
  • Million Man March happened in 1995. It was a event that made African Americans vote and increase black involvement in volunteerism and community activism.
  • Princess Diana killed in a car crash in 1997.
  • John F. Kennedy’s wife killed in plane crash in 1999.
  • Mexican presidential Candidate was assassinated in 1993.
  • In 1990, McHammer made his best album named "Please Hammer, Don’t Hurt ‘Em"
  • In 1993 the popular toy the beanie babies were made.
  • In 1995, the World Wide Web was introduced and people were able to explore the web
  • In 1999 a college dropout named Shawn Fanning designed a program named Napster to share music files online. After a couple of years, the recording industry found out what he was doing and considered it piracy. They took him to court and his system was shut down.
  • Nintendo began selling Game Boy in the UK
  • POGS, small cardboard disks came into playgrounds and became a huge craze.
  • The Internet gives increase to the World Wide Web 1992
  • Gigapets / Tomogatchi very popular electronic device that needs to be cared for and feed of it will die

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Movies 1990's

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