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Do you remember 1994?

by Randy Allen

How many of these events do you remember from 1994, 20 years ago?

 Forest Gump and The Lion King came out
• So did Shawshank Redemption, Pulp Fiction and Speed.
• Kurt Cobain committed suicide
• PlayStation was released
• So was the less successful Sega Saturn
• The video game Donkey Kong Country was hugely popular
• Early mobile phones were being used
• Loaded was among popular just for men magazines
• People were not understanding Princess Diana and Prince Charles’ split
• One of the first web browsers, Mosaic from Netscape, was released
• Friends launched in 1994
• Figure skater Nancy Kerrigan was clubbed in the right leg, courtesy of Tonya Harding’s ex-husband.
 Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman were murdered and OJ had his famous White Ford Bronco police chase.
• Actress Dakota Fanning was born
• Serial killers John Wayne Gacy and Jeffrey Dahmer died. Gacy was executed, Dahmer was killed in prison.