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Review of 1980s

  1. 1. Review of 1980s<br />Dustin Cotton<br />
  2. 2. May 18, 1980 in Washington State<br />Worst volcanic explosion in US history<br />Caused by a 5.1 earthquake<br />Spread 230 square miles <br />Eruption of Mt. St. Helens<br />
  3. 3. February 22, 1980<br />Played Red Machine from the USSR<br />Made up of young men<br />Russians were suppose <br /> to win<br />US Hockey team beat Russia in Olympic games<br />
  4. 4. Part of the Beatles <br />Beatles split and went his own way<br />Married Ono and had a son<br />Planning for a come back<br />Murdered on Dec. 8 1980 outside of his apartment<br />John Lennon<br />
  5. 5. First supreme court justice female (U.S.)<br />Sep. 25, 1981 – Jan. 31, 2006<br />Nominated by Ronald Reagan <br />Sandra Day O'Connor<br />
  6. 6. August 1, 1981<br />First to play music videos 24/7<br />First song was “Video killed the radio star” by the Buggles<br />MTV<br />
  7. 7. August 20, 1985 – March 4, 1987<br />Political scandal in the United States<br />Began as an operation to free American hostages being held by terrorist groups <br />Oliver North was part of the second plan: diverting proceeds from the arms sales to support the Contra rebels group in Nicaragua<br />Iran-Contra Affair<br />
  8. 8. Born Feb. 6, 1911 <br />March 30, 1981<br />Punctured a lung and bullet was one inch from his heart<br />Shot from John Hinckley with a .22 cal.<br />Died June 5, 2004<br />Assassination attempt of Reagan<br />
  9. 9. 14 min. music video by Michael Jackson<br />Released December 2, 1983<br />Most influential pop music video of all time<br />“Thriller”<br />
  10. 10. remove undesired fat from the face, neck, chin, breast, back, arms, abdomen, hips, flanks (love handles), inner and outer thighs, buttocks, knees and ankles.<br />Liposuction<br />
  11. 11. Became a life style in the 80s<br />22 million people abused cocaine<br />Being shipped to the U.S. landing in Miami<br />In 1985, cocaine-related hospital emergencies rose by 12 percent, from 23,500 to 26,300.<br />Cocaine<br />
  12. 12. September 1, 1983<br />Shot down by Soviet Jets<br />U.S congressman Lawrence McDonald was aboard<br />Navigated into USSR airspace <br />South Korean flight 007<br />
  13. 13. June 18, 1983<br />Became the first American woman and then the youngest to enter space<br />Spent more than a total of 343 hrs. in space<br />Sally Ride<br />
  14. 14. October 23, 1983<br />Terrorist suicide bombers in a van bought in Texas<br />Killed 299 American and French servicemen<br />Beirut Terrorist Attack<br />
  15. 15. Introduced by Phillips and Sony<br />CD-DA was the first cd<br />1984 both companies came out with the CD-ROM<br />CD’s<br />
  16. 16. 1984<br />Athletes from 140 nations competed at the Los Angeles Games<br />Olympics in Los Angels<br />
  17. 17. American Pop and R&B recording artist, producer, dancer, model and actress<br />In 1983, she became the first woman of African-American descent to be crowned Miss America<br />1988 released her debut album “The Right Stuff”<br />Vanessa Williams<br />
  18. 18. March 7, 1985<br />length 7:09<br />Written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie<br />It is a charity song<br />We are the world<br />
  19. 19. 1986<br />All American college basketball player<br />Picked by the Boston Celtics died 2 days later after a cocaine overdose<br />Len Bias<br />
  20. 20. Created the color TV game system<br />Inventers of Donkey Kong & Mario Brothers<br />Worth billions<br />Nintendo<br />
  21. 21. Jan. 28, 1986<br />Exploded 73 seconds into it flight<br />7 crew member including the first school teacher, African American<br />Caused by a bad O ring<br />Challenger Disaster<br />
  22. 22. First reports were in June 1981<br />Most AIDS cases were among white people<br />In 1985, the first federal resources dedicated to HIV prevention were made available to all state and local health departments nationwide<br />AIDS<br />
  23. 23. American fashion model<br />Most considered her the first supermodel<br />Became affected with HIV and died at 26 (Nov. 18, 1986)<br />Supermodel GIA<br />
  24. 24. October 14, 1987<br />18 months old when she fell into a well in Midland, Texas<br />Workers worked for 58 hrs. to free her from an eight inch wide well casing 22 ft. below the ground<br />She has had 15 surgeries over the years<br />“Baby Jessica”<br />
  25. 25. Served as the 65th and 67th governor of Massachusetts<br />Democratic presidential nominee in 1988<br />Second Greek American governor in U.S history<br />Michael Dukakis<br />
  26. 26. Feb. 16, 1989<br />9 years and 50 days after Soviet troops intervened to support a coup by a Marxist ally<br />100,300 Soviet troops in Afghanistan<br />Compared to the American experience in Vietnam War<br />Soviets leave Afghanistan<br />
  27. 27. Both men and women began wearing looser shirts and tight , close-fitting pants<br />Men grew mustaches <br />Fashion of the times<br />
  28. 28. Included:<br />Back to the Future <br />Blade Runner<br />The Empire Strikes Back<br />E.T<br />Famous Movies of the Time<br />
  29. 29. From Philadelphia, Pa<br />Hit in 1970s & 1980s<br />Song that got them know was Sarah Smile<br />Mark P Cotton Jr.(Jun. 5 1974 – Dec. 12 2010) my father wrote one of there songs. “So Close”<br />Daryl Hall and John Oates<br />So Close by Hall & Oates Music Video on Yahoo! Music<br />