DECADE CARDS TO SORT ANSWER SHEET

1948 – 1959
LEGO first produced (1949) Queen Elizabeth’s coronation (1953) Roger Bannister is first man to run sub-4 minute mile (1954) Lady and the Tramp, Walt Disney (1955) Elvis Presley becomes famous (1956) Sputnik, the first satellite, goes into orbit (1957)

1960 – 1969
Yuri Gagarin is first man in space (1961) Felt tips invented (1962) The rock band, Rolling Stones, become famous (1962) England wins the Football World Cup (1966) First moon landing (1969) Concorde flies for the first time (1969)

1970 – 1979
Decimalisation of money (1971) World Trade Centre in New York opens (1971) Pong, the first computer game, is created (1972) ABBA, a Swedish pop band, became famous (1972) Queen Elizabeth’s Silver Jubilee (1977) The first Star Wars film in the series is filmed (1977)

1980 – 1989
The first PC was made available (1981) Lady Diana Spencer marries Prince Charles (1981) First CDs were produced for sale (1982) The first broadcast of Eastenders (1985) Mobile phone first used in the UK (1985) Hurricane hits the UK (1987)

1990 – 1999
Roald Dahl dies (1990) British inventor, Tim Berners-Lee, launches the World Wide Web (1991) Sony Playstation is invented (1994) Channel Tunnel opens (1994) Toy Story, Disney-Pixar (1995) Princess Diana dies in a car crash (1997)

2000 – 2009
First iPod launched (2001) World Trade Centre destroyed by terrorists (2001) Queen Elizabeth’s Golden Jubilee (2002) England wins the Rugby World Cup (2003) Social networking phenomenon (2004) Tsunami hits Indonesia (2004)

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