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12/28/20 Grif.Net – Monday to Remember: the 1990’s

12/28/20 Grif.Net – Monday to Remember: the 1990’s

[Another =
Monday batch of trivia, this time from the 1990’s, so most of us =
will remember.]

 

1. 1990 =
– Iraqi troops invade __________, leading to the Persian Gulf =
War.

 

2. 1991 =
– The old Soviet Union breaks apart after President =
Gorbachev’s resignation, with the constituent republics forming =
the ______________________________.

 

3. 1992 =
Four police =
officers were acquitted in Los Angeles beating of ________________ =
leading to rioting, looting and =
destruction.

 

4. 1993 =
– After repeal of the _______________ 18 months earlier, South =
Africa adopts a majority rule constitution.

 

5. 1994 =
–  _______________ genocide of Tutsis by Hutus, with =
estimated 800,000 slaughtered in 100 days.

 

6. 1995 =
– By only a narrow margin, ____________ rejects independence from =
Canada.

 

7. 1996 =
– Theodore Kaczynski, also known as the infamous ______________, =
was arrested at a cabin in Montana.

 

8. 1997 =
– Long a part of the British Commonwealth, _________________ is =
returned to Chinese rule.

 

9. 1998 =
– A landmark peace settlement, the =
“_______________________”, is reach in Northern =
Ireland.

 

10. 1999 =
– Two Colorado students at ______________ High School kill 15 and =
wound 23 in a shooting spree.

 

~~

Dr Bob Griffin =

bob@grif.net www.grif.net =

"Jesus Knows Me, This I =
Love!"