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The Year You Were Born

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261.7k viewsWho Was The Most Famous Actor The Year You Were Born?Have you ever been curious which celebrities, movies, and other pop culture phenomena were all the rage when you first entered the...
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20.3k viewsWhat Was The Best Comedy Movie The Year You Were Born?When it comes to comedy movies, some years offer an embarrassment of riches (1988) while others are pretty hard going (1990). Yet ...
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312.2k viewsThe Biggest True Crime Story From The Year You Were BornSometimes, one news story completely overtakes the airwaves. These high-profile incidents can be worldwide events, political strug...
Music History
35.1k viewsWhat Was The Most Popular Song The Year You Were Born?Nostalgia is so big these days that artists and fans alike are looking back to throwback tunes for big inspiration. But what were ...
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4.9k viewsWhat Was The Trendiest Hairstyle The Year You Were Born?Hairstyle trends are always changing. Some people look back on popular hairstyles from the past with nostalgia, but many old-schoo...
Entertainment
76.2k viewsWho Was The Signature Movie Villain The Year You Were Born?What was the best movie villain the year you were born? These cinematic bad guys reflect how movies and tastes have changed over t...
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309.6k viewsThe Most Famous Film That Took Place The Year You Were BornWhat is the most famous film set during the year you were born? This list, which stretches from 1970 through 2000, will tell you. ...
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127.3k viewsWhat Was The Most Popular TV Show The Year You Were BornTelevision is a big part of our lives. Most people spend a few hours a night sitting in front of their idiot box, and it's easy to...
Toys
42k viewsWhat Was The Biggest Toy The Year You Were Born?You can learn a lot about what the world was like when you were born by examining your birth year's pop culture. The year's most p...
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29.7k viewsWhat Was The Most Popular Slang The Year You Were Born?You might be an extremely hip person who's up on all the current terms, but do you know the most popular slang term from the year ...
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82.2k viewsWhat Won Best Picture The Year You Were Born?Were you born the same year Meryl Streep cemented her legendary status by winning Best Supporting Actress in Best Picture winner K...
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223.7k viewsWho Was The Hollywood "It Girl" The Year You Were Born?While no one can remember much about their birth, it’s sometimes fun to find out facts about the year you came into the world. You...
One Hit Wonders
5.8k viewsWhat Was The Biggest One-Hit Wonder The Year You Were Born?Everybody has their favorite tunes - but do you know the biggest one-hit wonder song the year you were born? Some of the hottest o...
Gaming
68.5k viewsWhat Was The Most Popular Video Game The Year You Were Born?Video games are a huge component of modern American life. They have solidified themselves not just as an industry but as a multi-b...
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22.8k viewsWhat Was The Most (In)Famous Horror Movie The Year You Were Born?While countless horror films release in theaters, home video, and via streaming services, there is usually one that, in some ways,...
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356.1k viewsWhat Was The Biggest News Story The Year You Were Born?You can probably remember more than a few events that changed the world. Even if these significant happenings didn't personally im...
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676.8k viewsThe Most Infamous Box Office Flop From The Year You Were BornWhen filmmakers set out to make movies, they don't wish to make something people don't want to see, but they don't know what will ...
Sci-Fi
11.7k viewsWhat Was The Best Sci-Fi Movie The Year You Were Born?The Chinese zodiac assigns an animal to people based on the year of their birth. Cool idea, but let's take it a step further. Why ...
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33.6k viewsWhat Was The Most Popular Cartoon The Year You Were Born?Picture this: it's Saturday morning, you hop out of bed, pour yourself a bowl of cereal, and plop down in front of the TV. What wa...
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40.6k viewsWhat Was The Most Popular Commercial The Year You Were Born?Commercial jingles are created to be catchy, so it's no wonder that people can be heard repeating certain phrases for years on end...