I Want to Know What Happened the Year You Were Born

http://www.blogthings.com/whathappenedtheyearyouwerebornquiz 99 People

    1963

    JFK was shot, so while it was a good year for me................
    Vulcan45 Vulcan45
    46-50, M
    1 Response Sep 20, 2009

    In 1995, A Movie Ticket Cost $4.35

    Bill Clinton is president of the USOsaka, Japan is hit by a 7.2 magnitude earthquake, killing 5,100A bomb explodes in a federal building in Oklahoma CityIsraeli Prime Minster Yitzchak Rabin is assassinated by a right wing Jewish student opposed to the peace processThe Republican...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 31, 2011

    1990 The Year The San Francisco 49ers Won Superbowl Xxiv,and The Year The First Mcdonald's Opens In Moscow, Russia,,.oh Yea :)

    In 1990, A Car Cost $15472 George H.W. Bush is president of the US Operation Desert Shield forces leave for Saudi Arabia to defend them following the invasion of Kuwait Congress passes Americans with Disabilities Act Nelson Mandela is released from a South African prison...
    PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD
    18-21, F
    Mar 28, 2011

    1941

    I was born in December of 1941, six days after Pearl Harbor was bombed, "The day which will live in Infamy" as FDR said. The first real rememberance of seeing my father was four years later when the war ended in Europe. I never knew one uncle, who is buried in Normandy. Another...
    Artattack Artattack
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Jun 23, 2012

    In 1987, A Stamp Cost 22 Cents

    Posting my little brothers Year of birth because 1982 was already posted Ronald Reagan is president of the US Wall Street crashes sending the Dow Jones Industrial average down 22.6% President Reagan and Soviet Leader Gorbachev sign an unprecedented missile reduction agreement...
    Tirachel Tirachel
    26-30, F
    Jun 30, 2012

    In 1972...

    What Happened the Year You Were Born? In 1972, A Car Cost $3879 Richard Nixon is president of the US President Nixon approves NASA's space shuttle, a reusable spacecraft, at a...
    merisszzilla merisszzilla
    36-40, F
    Feb 4, 2009

    Ta-da

    In 1983, A Movie Ticket Cost $3.15 Ronald Reagan is president of the US Sally Ride becomes the first American woman to travel in space Marines are killed when...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 3, 2009

    1958

    Many new and interesting inventions happened the year I was born: Barbie, Hoola Hoop, Microchip, 1st launched satellite, London Gatwick opens, Datsun and Toyotas are imported to America to sell; Cadillac fully loaded sold for $5,400 Popular singers: Jerry Lee Lewis; Elvis...
    finerside finerside
    46-50, F
    Aug 10, 2009

    DWD... That's Me

    [edit] January January - Britain's "Big Freeze" begins, lasting into April. January 1 - Bogle-Chandler case: CSIRO scientist Dr. Gilbert Bogle and Mrs. Margaret Chandler are found dead (presumed poisoned), in bushland near the Lane Cove River, Sydney...
    DancesWithDolphins DancesWithDolphins
    41-45, M
    Jan 25, 2009

    1994 A.k.a The Year Nothing Special Happened

    In 1994, A House Cost $154500 Bill Clinton is president of the US 11 members of the Branch Davidian religious cult are found not guilty of charges related to a deadly shootout with federal agents OJ Simpson is charged with...
    XxJamberxX XxJamberxX
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 18, 2010

    1961

    John F. Kennedy becomes president of the US An estimated 1200 anti-Castro exiles aided by the US make a failed invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard Jr. becomes the first US spaceman rocketing 118 miles above the earth Hurricane "Carla"...
    Grits4life Grits4life
    46-50, F
    Jan 26, 2009

    1967

    In 1967 (the year you were born) Lyndon B. Johnson is president of the US President Johnson and Soviet premiere Aleksei Kosygin agree not to let any crisis push them into war...
    rondat rondat
    41-45, F
    Jan 25, 2009

    A Movie Ticket Cost $2.23? Wth

    Jimmy Carter becomes president of the USMost of the 10,000 Vietnam War draft evaders are pardoned by President CarterSinger Anita Bryant starts her "Save Our Children" crusade against gay rightsElvis Presley dies in his Graceland bathroomCongress creates a Department of...
    wonderstruck77 wonderstruck77
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 20, 2013

    DWD... That's Me

    January January - Britain's "Big Freeze" begins, lasting into April. January 1 - Bogle-Chandler case: CSIRO scientist Dr. Gilbert Bogle and Mrs. Margaret Chandler are found dead (presumed poisoned), in bushland near the Lane Cove River, Sydney. January...
    DancesWithDolphins DancesWithDolphins
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Jan 25, 2009

    1982

    In 1982 (the year you were born) Ronald Reagan is president of the US The space shuttle Columbia completes its first operational flight Actor John Belushi is...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 26, 2009

    The Way It Was In 1955

        A gallon of milk cost 92 cents.  Dwight Eisenhower is president of the U.S.  Hurricane Diane claims 184 lives from N.C. to New England.  Rosa Parks refuses to give up her bus seat, which leads to segregation being declared unconstitutional. The AFL...
    giggles4488 giggles4488
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Dec 12, 2009

    1990

    George H.W. Bush is president of the US Operation Desert Shield forces leave for Saudi Arabia to defend them following the invasion of Kuwait Congress passes Americans with Disabilities Act Nelson Mandela is released from a South African prison East and West Germany are...
    Shyaeme Shyaeme
    22-25, F
    Mar 15, 2013

    A Good Day All Around

    Benito Mussolini captured, dismissed as premier of Italy during WW II
    gilroyb gilroyb
    66-70, M
    Nov 14, 2011

    The Year I Was Born

    JFK was shot and killed... 1963...
    sisycrystal sisycrystal
    46-50, T
    Aug 8, 2012

    Nuclear Disaster - 1986

    This happened the Chenobyl nuclear disaster happened in 1986. I leave you link to wikipedia for more information. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chernobyl_disaster
    gypa gypa
    26-30, M
    Feb 13, 2012

    1989

    In 1989 (the year you were born) George H.W. Bush becomes president of the US The largest oil spill in US history occurs after the Exxon Valdez strikes Blight Reef in Alaska's Prince...
    jasminjane jasminjane
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 12, 2009

    1991

     1991. 18 years ago, this is what happened:   The Gulf War ended Apple released the first version of QuickTime The Soviet Union collapsed Jeffery Dahmer was arrested Princess Diana and Prince Charles split up The World Wide Web became available! It cost $.29 to...
    anonymous91 anonymous91
    18-21, F
    Jul 1, 2009

    It Was a Very Good Year

    In 1980   Jimmy Carter is president of the US President Carter announces punitive measures and embargoes against the USSR in retaliation for the Soviet...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Jan 25, 2009

    1974

    In 1974, A Loaf of Bread Cost 26 Cents     Gerald Ford becomes president of the US Hank Aaron hits his 715th...
    Sleepless34 Sleepless34
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Feb 3, 2009

    1990

    George H.W. Bush is president of the US Operation Desert Shield forces leave for Saudi Arabia to defend them following the invasion of Kuwait Congress passes Americans with Disabilities Act Nelson Mandela is released from a South African prison East and West Germany...
    lonewanderer lonewanderer
    22-25, M
    Jan 25, 2009

    A Lot Happened That Year

    A Home Cost $16800 Harry Truman is president of the US Elizabeth II becomes Queen of England after the death of her father, George VI...
    Michellewhois Michellewhois
    56-60
    Oct 15, 2009

    1949

    1949 After many years of misery through the depression and World War 11 postwar prosperity is starting to get underway with companies now able to supply the cars, Televisions and the other goods demanded in a consumer society. The cars got bigger, the TV's got bigger, with some 6...
    EarlW EarlW
    61-65, M
    Mar 28, 2012

    Nuclear Disaster - 1986

    This happened the Chenobyl nuclear disaster happened in 1986. I leave you link to wikipedia for more information. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chernobyl_disaster
    gypa gypa
    26-30, M
    Feb 13, 2012

    1959.....

    In 1959, A Movie Ticket Cost 51 Cents Dwight Eisenhower is president of the US Fidel Castro takes power in Cuba Alaska is admitted as the 49th state...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor
    56-60, F
    Jul 11, 2009

    Wow, Who Knew.

    Ronald Reagan becomes president of the US Minutes after Ronald Reagan becomes president, Iran releases 52 American hostages that had been held captive for 444 days President Reagan is shot in the chest by would be assassin John Hinkley Space shuttle Columbia, the world's...
    ForeverChanged81 ForeverChanged81
    31-35, F
    Aug 2, 2012

    1977 And Elvis

    I was born in March of 1977. I was 5 months old to the day that Elvis was found dead...
    BlackSuperman BlackSuperman
    36-40, M
    1 Response Jul 22, 2012

    1989

    I feel so young! hehe My own addition- Maggie Thatcher brings in poll tax, finally making people aware shes a psycho.     ]George H.W. Bush becomes president of the US The largest oil spill in US history occurs after the Exxon Valdez strikes Blight Reef in Alaska...
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Feb 3, 2009

    1978

    In 1978 (the year you were born) Jimmy Carter is president of the US US Senate votes to turn over the Panama Canal to Panama on December 31, 1999 Israel and...
    PurpleUmbrella PurpleUmbrella
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jan 25, 2009

    1993

    In 1993, a postage stamp cost 29 cents. Bill Clinton becomes president of the US A powerful bomb explodes in an underground parking garage beneath the World Trade Center, killing six Ruth Bader Ginsburg becomes the second woman on the Supreme Court Congress passes the Family...
    CreedenceGold CreedenceGold
    22-25, M
    Feb 13, 2012

    In 1991, A Gallon Of Milk Cost $2.18

    George H.W. Bush is president of the US The US and its allies launch an air attack on Iraq to being liberating Kuwait In a ground war that lasts just 100 hours, the US easily defeats the Iraqi...
    ArabellaBlythe ArabellaBlythe
    22-25, F
    Oct 16, 2009

    1955 Was A Big Year

    1st thing that comes to mind is that is the year that Disneyland opened. There are others, will post as I remember...
    1quixoticdude 1quixoticdude
    56-60, M
    1 Response Mar 31, 2012

    1958 Was A Very Good Year

    Besides my birth, the most significant event to occur in 1958 was "NASA Established by the National Aeronautics and Space Act" The National Aeronautics and Space Act (Pub.L. 85-568) is the United States federal statute that created the National Aeronautics and Space...
    invisible321 invisible321
    51-55, F
    Jan 31, 2013

    What Happened In My Birth Year?

    Looks like maybe some people here have info from this site which I am going to post a link to. The Homepage is very plain and simple..doesn't look like much. It says..What happened in [ my birth year ] [   ?   ]...You type your birth year (eg:1957) where it says birth year...
    OldCdn OldCdn
    51-55, M
    Oct 18, 2011

    1986

      In 1986, A Loaf of Bread Cost 56 Cents Ronald Reagan is president of the US The US officially observes Martin Luther King Day as a national holiday for the first time...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 3, 2009

    1945 - Yes, I'm An Oldie, But Goodie ...

    Beginning of the nuclear age. WWII ended, and the Cold War began. First of the baby boom, including Eric Clapton. Dinosaurs were finally cleared from North America. Newark NJ hit a record temperature, which still holds today, in spite of global warming.
    Bruno93 Bruno93
    66-70, M
    1 Response Jan 6, 2012

    Wow Alot Happened 20 Years Ago

    In 1991, A Gallon of Milk Cost $2.18 George H.W. Bush is president of the US The US and its allies launch an air attack on Iraq to being liberating Kuwait In a ground war that lasts just 100 hours, the US easily defeats the Iraqi army in Kuwait The case against Oliver North...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 6, 2011

    1971

    Some of the world's leaders in 1971: United Kingdom: Prime Minister Edward Heath Canada: Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau Australia: Prime Minister William McMahon W. Germany: Chancellor Willy Brandt France: President Georges Pompidou India: Prime Minister Indira Gandhi Japan...
    mistygrey mistygrey
    41-45, F
    Sep 20, 2009

    In 1966, a Car Cost $2410

      In 1966, A Car Cost $2410 Lyndon B. Johnson is president of the US As part of nationwide protest against the Vietnam War, demonstrations are staged all...
    DorothyofOz DorothyofOz
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Jul 5, 2009

    august 10th, 1972...It Was Quite A Day...

    a meteor hit the earth in Canada and i was born in Toledo. coincidence? probably.
    TheLonelyVag TheLonelyVag
    36-40, F
    Dec 31, 2011

    1990!!

    In 1990, A Car Cost $15472 George H.W. Bush is president of the US Operation Desert Shield forces leave for Saudi Arabia to defend them following the invasion...
    DarlingAngie DarlingAngie
    18-21, F
    Oct 27, 2009

    On The Year Of My Birth:

    A Gallon of Gas Cost $1.23 Bill Clinton is re-elected president of the US "Macarena (Bayside Boys Remix)" by Los Del Rio spends the most time at the top of the US charts The top grossing movie is Independence Day with Will Smith. E.R. is the most popular television show in...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 14, 2013

    1969

    Richard Milhous Nixon succeeds Lyndon Baines Johnson as the 37th President of the United States of America. Super Bowl III: The New York Jets of the American Football League defeat the heavily favored Baltimore Colts of the National Football League 16–7. The Beatles give...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 10, 2011

    The Year I Was Born

    I had everybody take care of me and I didn't need to worry about working, school, finances or responsiblities. None of us realize that when we are kids. Being an adult is really no big deal. You actually get more priviledges when you are young then when you are an adult. It's...
    MySweetLord MySweetLord
    36-40, F
    Oct 16, 2009
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