In my lifetime: World

Stuff that changed, shocked or impressed our world.


In my lifetime: World

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John Lennon shot dead (1980) youtu.be/XLgYAHHkPFs

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Virginia Tech shooting (2007)

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Muammar al-Qaddafi (2011)

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Osama bin Laden (2011)

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Saddam Hussein (2006)

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Deepwater Horizon oil spill (2010)

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ETA (Euskadi Ta Askatasuna) - Permanent ceasefire and cessation of armed activity (2011)

ETA - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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End of the Irish Republican Army's (IRA) armed campaign (1995)

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Terror attack in Oslo and at Utøya (2011)

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ICE train derailment at Eschede (2004)

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Russian train attack - Islamist rebels claim Nevsky Express bombing (2009)

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London riots (2011)

London riots aftermath - Monday 8 August 2011

guardian.co.uk

End of Vietnam war (1979)

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Year 2000 problem (1999)

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Rwandan genocide (1994)

Operation Broken Silence

operationbrokensilence.org

Moscow theater hostage crisis (2002)

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Falklands War (1982)

1982: War for the Falkland Islands

thesun.co.uk

Bosnian war (1992)

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Dolly, the first cloned sheep (1997)

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Dissolution of Czechoslovakia (1993)

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Japanese earthquake and tsunami (2011)

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Indian ocean tsunami (2004)

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Bali nightclub bombing (2002)

502 Bad Gateway

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Mumbai attacks (2008)

The Taj Mahal Palace Hotel in Mumbai, India

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Hurricane Katrina (2005)

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