Tamara's Life

Events

Apple Company was Formed by Steve Jobs

1976

The first Apple Computer II went on sale

1977

First Test Tube Baby is born in England

1978

Sony introduces the Sony Walkman

1979

Release of Pac-Man arcade game

1980

Scientists identifyThe Aids Virus

1981

Times man of The Year is THE COMPUTER

1982

ARPANET officially changes to use the Internet Protocol, creating the Internet

1983

Ethiopian famine begins

1984

The space shuttle Atlantis is launched

1985

IBM unveils the first laptop computer.

1986

US Stock Market Crashes on Monday, October 19th , 1987

1987

The US Stealth Bomber is unveiled

1988

Nintendo begin selling the Game Boy

1989

Tim Berners-Lee publishes a more formal proposal for the World Wide Web and the first web page is written

1990

911 Emergency Number tested in US northwestern cities

1991

The first Nicotene patch is introduced to help stop smoking

1992

Ty Warner USA launches the first Beanie Babies

1993

OJ Simpson flees police in his white ford bronco

1994

Ebay started the online auction and shopping website

1995

Dolly the sheep becomes the first mammal to be successfully cloned

1996

A civil jury panel finds OJ Simpson Guilty

1997

Windows 98 released by Microsoft

1998

Bluetooth announced

1999

Mad Cow Disease causes alarm in Europe

2000

Apple Computer releases the iPod

2001

Former United States President Jimmy Carter is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize

2002

Saddam Hussein is captured by U.S. forces

2003

Google initial public offering ( IPO ) raises US$1.67 billion

2004

George W. Bush starts his second term as 43rd President of the United States

2005

The one billionth song is purchased from Apple iTunes

2006

Apple Introduces The iPhone

2007

US Missile Strikes a US Spy Satellite Falling From Its Orbit proving it's missile defense system works

2009

Android powered phones begin to outsell Apple in the smart phone market

2010

The Space Shuttle Discovery makes its last docking at the International Space Station

2011

Facebook goes public

2012

Data is stolen from an estimated 40 million Target customers

2013

NASA and the European Space Agency launched groundbreaking missions

2014

China stock market crash

2015

SpaceX space station in Florida launches the SpaceX Falcon 9

2016