-
x

Meet New Friends!

Recommended friends are based on your interests. Make sure they are up to date.

Friends
Kidzworld Logo

1990s Timeline (pg. 2)

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 Spice Girls before Geri leftThe Spice Girls before Geri left
 

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:

 

5 Comments

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...
Micro_nelson-mandela-release-micro
Remember the New Kids, Power Rangers and Sailor Moon? Kidzworld's looking back at the important (...
Everyone knows Sporty Spice is part of the super group Spice Girls, but she's also enjoying a suc...
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.

Random In The Forums

Princessxxo
Princessxxo posted in General:
 :)
reply 19 minutes
unicornsrule626
"Powerslave" wrote:Doesn't matter what "leader" we choose, nothing will change. i agree with you full heartedly 
reply 34 minutes
blackveilbrides15
"Powerslave" wrote:Sadly most people don't know how to think in this day and age. sadly this is true 
reply about 1 hour
Powerslave
Powerslave posted in Debating:
Doesn't matter what "leader" we choose, nothing will change.
reply about 1 hour
Powerslave
Metal, Rock, Jazz, Swing, Classical, Instrumental, Some Electronic and Big Band.
reply about 1 hour