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12/21/20 Grif.Net – Monday to Remember: the 1980’s

12/21/20 Grif.Net – Monday to Remember: the 1980’s

[It’s =
the 1980’s events this week, so many SHOULD still remember a =
bit]

 

1. 1980 =
– When the US Olympic Hockey Team defeated the favored USSR team =
in Lake Placid, it was labeled the =
“____________________”.

 

2. 1981 =
– The wedding of the decade caught the attention of the world from =
_____________ ___________ in London.

 

3. 1982 =
– The opening of Walt Disney’s =
__________________________________ or EPCOT as it was called added to =
the Disney World complex.

 

4. 1983 =
– The US Marine barracks in _________________ was bombed by =
terrorists, killing nearly 250.

 

5. 1984 =
– ___________ in automobiles finally became mandatory safety =
equipment.

 

6. 1985 =
– After years of fruitless searching, the wreck of the =
_____________ is finally located.

 

7. 1986 =
– In the worse accident in the history of US space program, the =
_______________ explodes 73 seconds after liftoff, killing all seven =
crew members.

 

8. 1987 =
President Ronald =
Reagan visits West Berlin and challenges leader Mikhail Gorbachev to =
______________________.

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9. 1988 =
 Andrew Lloyd =
Webber’s ________________________________ opens on Broadway, with =
Michael Crawford in the title role.

 

10. 1989 =
– The tanker _______________________ runs aground, spilling 10 =
million gallons of oil in the largest spill in US =
history.

 

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Dr Bob Griffin =

bob@grif.net =
www.grif.net

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Knows Me, This I Love!"