Kw-logo-smaller

1990s Timeline (pg. 2)

Clear colas were a short-lived trend in the 1990s.
Crystal Pepsi

The Year 1996

  • A bomb explodes at the Olympic Park in Atlanta, Georgia. One person is killed, but no one is ever charged in the crime.
  • Also in the US, "The Unabomber" Theodore Kaczynski is arrested. Kaczynski killed three people and injured many more with mail bombs.

The Year 1997

  • Dolly the cloned sheep is born at the Roslin Institute in Scotland. She is the first mammal cloned from an adult cell.
  • The movie Titanic, featuring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, is released. It goes on to become the highest grossing movie of all time.

The Year 1998

  • Geri Halliwell (AKA Ginger Spice) leaves the Spice Girls to become Solo Spice.
  • The Price it Right airs its 5,000th episode.

The Year 1999

  • Two students go on a shooting spree at Columbine High School in Colorado. They kill 13 people and then themselves.
  • While the world parties like it's 1999 (if you read that and thought, "Huh?" ask your 'rents about a dude named Prince), computer geeks freak out about the "Y2K Bug." It turns out that the world didn't end. Go figure.

Music Hits of the 1990s

  • U Can't Touch This - MC Hammer
  • I Want You Back - *NSYNC
  • Getting Jiggy Wit It - Will Smith
  • Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
  • This is How We Do It - Montell Jordan
  • End of the Road - Boyz II Men
  • Crossroads - Bone Thugs-n-Harmony
  • Informer - Snow

For the 411 on the early 90s, click here.

Related Stories:
>
>

readers voted!

Comments

XxCryXx

XxCryXx wrote:

I dont like the moive the Titanic....
commented: Tue Dec 17, 2013

directioner_4lyfe
THE SPICE GURRRRRRLS
commented: Wed Oct 16, 2013

Joshlovesdragons18
pepse!
commented: Fri May 11, 2012

there are 4 more comments

Please login or register to add comments


like this article?
Sign up now to get more just like it!

latest videos

F1089917776546

What Reminds You of the '90s?

  • Grunge - it sure did smell like teen spirit.
  • 90210 all the way, baby!
  • The Rachel 'do - hair today, gone tomorrow.
  • As if! There was nothing cool about this boring era.

related stories

Micro_plaid_micro
Back in the '90s, a plaid shirt and boots were all you needed to get in on the grunge look. The ...
Micro_90s_micro
Flash back to the '90s when grunge wear was in and every kid was sporting big, baggy jeans. Check...
Remember the New Kids, Power Rangers and Sailor Moon? Kidzworld's looking back at the important (...

Random in the forums

Tazri
Tazri posted in Books and Comics:
 :) Recently, for about a couple of days ago, i just finished "The Private Girl"....Its really and awesome book....Its funny, emotional, betrayal, and a lot of things mixed!  :) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :):-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :):-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :):-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :):-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :):-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :):-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :):-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :):-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :-) :) :) :) :) :) :) :)
reply 37 minutes
Charulata
Charulata posted in General:
Let's share your hobbies and interests! Post what do you do in your free time , or what do you like to do. Whats your interest etc.  Hobbies :- Decorating , Reading , Shopping , Photography , Singing. interests:- Reading about World , Know about different religion.  Please post your hobbies & interest too. 
reply about 2 hours
Charulata
Charulata posted in New Users:
Hello :-) Welcome to Kidzworld. If you want to read the rules CLICK HERE
reply about 3 hours
Charulata
Charulata posted in Say Anything:
Now , I'm 12 years old.
reply about 3 hours
AlphaT
AlphaT posted in Say Anything:
Mustafar
reply about 3 hours

play online games

Candy-100

A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

Big_icon_(7)

Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

Hour-of-code-tumb

Millions of Students will be doing an Hour of Code with Tynker December 8th-14th...

Big_icon_(4)

You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

Big_icon_(6)

The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!