The 1980’s


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The 1980’s

  1. 1. The 1980’sDecade in Review<br />By Zachary Kuhn<br />
  2. 2. Eruption of Mt. St Helens<br />When the mountain erupted in obliterated the entire forest around it.<br />The ash and soot from the eruption went as far as 200 miles in all directions.<br />
  3. 3. U.S. Hockey Teams Beats Russia in Olympic games <br />For the first time we beat Russia at something. <br />
  4. 4. Death of John Lennon<br />The Death was a major event that shocked the people all around the world<br />
  5. 5. Sandra Day O’Connor<br />She was the first women ever to be a supreme court justice.<br />
  6. 6. MTV<br />The first music TV channel for teens of the 1980’s<br />
  7. 7. Iran-Contra Affair<br />It was an affair and a political scandal during the 1980’s that came to be known.<br />
  8. 8. Assassination attempt of Reagan<br />A man tried to assassinate President Reagan but only punctured one of his lungs his secret service agents then tackled the guy and captured him.<br />
  9. 9. Thriller<br />The first ever music video to ever be showed on television<br />The video started Michael Jackson’s career<br />
  10. 10. Liposuction<br />The first type of body appearance altering surgery now avaliable to people with lots of money mostly the stars.<br />
  11. 11. Cocaine<br />Cocaine was the choice drug of the 1980’s everybody thought it was cool still people started dieing from overdoseing.<br />Many famous people died from Oding on cocaine.<br />
  12. 12. South Korean Flight 007<br />The plane was flying over soviet union and was intercepted by soviet jets and was shot down.<br />
  13. 13. Sally Ride<br />She was the first women to go up into space. <br />
  14. 14. Beirut Terrorist attack<br />Suicide bombers killed 241 american troops.<br />
  15. 15. CD’s<br />The first ever cd’s came out on the market and were very easy to use.<br />
  16. 16. Olympics in Los angeles<br />They held the olympics in los angeles for the first time<br />
  17. 17. Vanessa Williams<br />Vanessa Lynn Williams was africanamerican to be crownd miss america.<br />
  18. 18. Crack Cocaine<br />
  19. 19. We are The World<br />The song with Michel Jackson and steve wonder<br />
  20. 20. Len Bias<br />He was a baseball player that died of a cocaine overdose 8 hours after being accepted.<br />
  21. 21. Nintendo<br />The first gamestation to come on the market and the beginning of something big.<br />
  22. 22. Challenger disaster<br />The spacecraft was too take people of all different races and places to space for the first time and it was going and then it exploded on live television.<br />
  23. 23. Aids<br />The gay disease as some reffered to it as the spread of aids was on the rise.<br />
  24. 24. Michael Dukakis<br />Ran against reagan in the election<br />
  25. 25. Supermodel Gia<br />First model to die from a cocaine overdose.<br />
  26. 26. Baby Jessica<br />A baby that fell down a well they rescued her.<br />
  27. 27. Soviets leave afganistan<br />The soviets left and didn’t come back.<br />
  28. 28. Fashion of the 80’s<br />
  29. 29. Movies of the 80’s<br />