The 1980s are sometimes referred to as the Decade of Excess.
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the 1980’s
- Soviet Premier Mikhail Gorbachev’s policies of glasnost and perestroika began the end of the Cold War.
- The eruption of Mount St. Helens.
- The oil spill of the Exxon Valdez.
- The Ethiopian famine.
- Rubik’s Cube.
- Pac-Man video game.
- Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” video.
- The fall of the Berlin Wall.
- Julie Krejci got Married.
About the 1980’s
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The 1980’s Graduates
News for the 1980’s
The Good, Bad, and the Ugly December 3, 2018 - I'm doing a heading with memorable things from each decade, and then states for the beginning of the decade. Who want's to help with a little research? Azusa High Alma Mater June 10, 2018 - Who remembers our Alma Mater? Did you sing it or play it in the band? Marching proudly ever forward To victory and to fame Azusa High our Alma Mater Glorious is thy name. Through the years our hearts will cherish Times we spent with you Memories will never perish We're forever true.