The Year 1990

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Which actress was NOT born in 1990?

Shailene Woodley

Jennifer Lawrence

Sarah Hyland

Kristen Stewart

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Which country was hit by a 7.4 magnitude earthquake on June 21, 1990?

Iran

USA

Indonesia

Portugal

The Iran - Manji-Rudbar Earthquake left 400,000 people homeless.

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What did Tim Berners-Lee publish a proposal for in November 1990?

World Wide Web

DVD

Text messages

MP3s

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What did NASA’s STS-31 mission deploy in April 1990?

Hubble Space Telescope

Broad Band X-ray Telescope

Extreme Ultraviolet Explorer

Astro 2

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What is the name of the most complete skeleton of a T-Rex, found in August 1990?

Sue

Rex

Betsy

Chuck

Sue was named after paleontologist Sue Hendrickson, who found the skeleton.

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Who was released from prison in South Africa after 27 years of imprisonment?

Nelson Mandela

Robert Sobukwe

Timothy Peter Jenkin

Harry die Strandloper

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Who resigned as the British Prime Minister in 1990?

Margaret Thatcher

John Major

James Callaghan

Tony Blair

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Which country declared its independence from the Soviet Union on March 11, 1990?

Lithuania

Poland

Ukraine

Latvia

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Which war began on August 2, 1990?

Gulf War

Ten-Day War

War on Terror

Civil war in Afghanistan

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What was the highest-grossing film at the US box office in 1990?

Ghost

Pretty Woman

Home Alone

Total Recall

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