Since 1961 many things have happened.
1961: The Berlin Wall was built.
1962 : Marilyn Monroe was murdered, sorry, died.
1963: Martin Luther King Jr, had a dream.
1964: Mohammed Ali won his first heavyweight boxing title.
1965: Malcolm X was assassinated
1966: England won the World Cup (& Jules Rimet is still gleaming)
1967: Colour TV first broadcast in the UK
1968: Martin Luther King Jr assassinated
1969: NASA faked the moon landing (& I was born)
1970: The Beatles broke up
1971: The microprocessor was invented (& Arsenal won the double)
1972: The Godfather was released in cinemas
1973: The Sydney Opera House opened and mobile phones were invented.
1974: President Richard Nixon resigns following the Watergate scandal
1975: Bill Gates and Paul Allen found Microsoft
1976: Apple Computers founded by Steve Jobs and Stephen Wozniak
1977: Star Wars ‘A New Hope’ is released in cinemas
1978: The worlds first test tube baby is born
1979: Thatcher becomes the Uk’s first female Prime Minister.
1980: John Lennon was assassinated
1981: MTV was launched
1982: Michael Jackson released ‘Thriller’
1983: Australia becomes the first country to win yachting’s America’s Cup from the US
1984: The first Apple Mac is released
1985: USSR President Mikhail Gorbachev starts reforms in the Soviet Union
1986: Challenger space shuttle explodes
1987: ‘Black Wednesday’ stock market crash
1988: George Bush ‘the first’ elected US President
1989: David Hasslehoff single handedly pulls down The Berlin Wall (and Arsenal celebrate the first St Michael Thomas Day)
1990: The Gulf War starts (and seemingly never ends)
1991: Sony release the PlayStation
1992: Los Angles riots following the Rodney King bashing by the LAPD
1993: Nokia sends the first text message
1994: The Channel Tunnel opens and Kurt Cobain commits suicide (not related)
1995: Pulp Fiction was released
1996: OJ Simpson got off on charge of murdering his wife
1997: Princess Diana was murdered, sorry, dies in a car accident in Paris (and I won The Sun Dream Team Fantasy Football League)
1998: Viagra hits the market place (and Arsenal win their second double)
1999: Two US students go on killing spree at Columbine High School
2000: The Y2K bug didn’t end the world and George Bus 2 elected US president
2002: Terrorist bomb kills 202 people in Bali (Sol Campbell won the double and I got married)
2003: Space shuttle Columbia explodes during take-off
2004: Facebook was launched (and The Invincibles made history) – Oh and won the league at WHL
2005: YouTube posted its first video
2006: Skype is introduced
2007: The Iphone was released
2008: The GFC
2009: Barack Obama becomes the first black US president (and I moved to Australia)
2010: Wikileaks founder Julian Assange arrested (and Mya, my first daughter was born)
2011: Osama Bin Laden was killed
2012: Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her Diamond Jubilee
2013: Nelson Mandela died aged 95
2014: Flight MH370 disappeared
2015: 12 killed in the ‘Charlie Hebdo’ shootings in Paris (and Cora, my second daughter was born)
2016: Spurs didn’t win the league title….again !!!