Let's play a game! Without actually giving a number, can you use events and other well known facts to help other users guess your age within 3 years? Harder than it sounds!
The Malvinas War (that's the Falkland War for most of you)
Middle of Reagan's first term
E.T. was in the theaters that year
Born in 1981
Armstrong walks on the moon and Woodstock. Too easy.
About the same age as me!
I was born in June. You?
My year double plus good.
Midterm election of Bill Clinton's first term. Also primary day for California
We boycotted the olympics in Moscow, Reagan defeats incumbent Jimmy Carter, Pac Man and The Far Side debut, Mt St Helens erupts and Lennon was shot.
You're only a few years older than me.
Year before John Elway retired.
I was a toddler when JFK was killed.
I remember that while in the third grade hearing from my teacher of the Japanese surrender of World War II.
Taurus Gemini cusp in the year that Staying Alive was #1.
Can you get the month and day?
Opposite of hard.
Opposite of less.
Letter before O.
Opposite of Low.
College is a...
My age would be really sweet, if I were a girl.
No, I'm not 2000 years old.
I was born the year the USSR dissolved and the year before Bill Clinton was elected.
I was a junior/senior in high school depending on the time of year.
Challenger, Chernobyl, and apparently a drug and alcohol fueled Mets Championship.
After high school I went backpacking through Europe. I was amazed to see so many people crying because of Lady Di.
She died in 97. So you'd be 37?
Close enough 👏👏👏
D day -1 year.
Allen Fried rocks.
Mass suicide in jonestown. Jim jones' followers.
2 popes died this same year, one after being pope for only a month
Poor John John. His father has been shot.
I was born 111 years after the assassination of Abe Lincoln to the day. Also a bicentennial baby.
Are you nervous about turning 40 next week?
Hysterical...I feel like I let so much nonsense consume the first 40 that I'm determined to make the next 40 the best ever!
You know what they say, 40 is the new 30 😉
I'll bet you've done better than you care to admit and it is inspiring to see that you want to improve even more. Good luck and happy Birthday! 🎉🎉🎉
You got it!
I'm about as old as the first iPhone.
I was born the year before Reagan defeated Walter Mondale. It was also the year M*A*S*H ended. And I've already had my birthday this year.
Voc got it
Pi day in the year of sexual freedom.
Fall of the Berlin Wall. First president elected after my birth was GHWB. Earliest political memory was Clinton's impeachment.
This is an easy one. Mahatma Gandhi assassinated. Isreal declares independence, Truman beats Dewey
First election was Romney v. Obama. Was too young to see American Pie when it came out. Own a house with my wife.
Ha! Not events. Dumb
9/11, and Romney's campaign was the first I followed.
Nuremberg trials. First underwater atomic bomb tests, at Bikini Atoll. Totally uncoincidentally, first bikini swimsuits sold. Beginning of the Cold War.
Jfk was assassinated
Good gravy you're just a kid! 1993
A kid? Lol maybe relative to you.
Easy....Roe v. Wade
Close. You're within 3 years!
That's right...SCOTUS is October...duh, Bama!
Yup. I knew that was too easy.
Margaret Thatcher was elected.
Three Mile Island disaster.
Beginning of Clinton.
1992? I thought you were older than that.
My sisters and I were each born in election years, I'm the oldest. They were each born in years that Clinton was elected, and I was born the year George H. W. Bush was born.
I've always been one of the youngest in my grade because of when my birthday falls.
Full House started the year before I was born.
1988, so 27?
Too easy. How old do you have to be to collect a reduced Social Security benefit? (I'm not that, but am within 3) what did I win?
You used a number.
What number? I asked a common knowledge question. The answer is within the target 3 of my age.
This is a wide range.... But the first thing I thought of.
I bet you guys will NEVER guess my age.
I'd bet same as my mom! Or wait.... Dad?
No, I think it's mom.
Yea, math checks out. It's mom. 69+50 is not 116 ha.
Third eye blind started a little before my birth (more than a few months less than a few years). However my favorite song they did was released as a single in November of the year I was born. I was also born the year of the Lewinsky scandal (according to this one site... I didn't know it had a hard and defined start date).
First time I voted was against Nixon, my grandparents were born in the 1880s, pre Korean War.
Within 3 yrs! Winner!!
My Next 30 Years by Tim McGraw is the top country song according to Billboard.
Harry Truman was president when I was born( yeah I know I'm old)
Toward the end of his presidency
Yep that's it
The movie, smartasses.
That came out in 98 didn't it? So you're 17 turning 18?
You are old as 💩
Not quite Ellock
The year Atlanta, Georgia hosted the summer olympics.
I was a baby when the twin towers fell.
George Bush was elected right before I was born.
Baby got back by sir mix alot was the top song the day i was born
Damn I did that wrong, 25? Lol
Ok I cheated and looked so I'm out. I thought I had it.
1996 or 7...?
1992, if I'm not mistaken. So 23/24.
I graduated from high school the May before you were born Ped! Wow!
Ford could have been a rhinestone cowboy in dog day afternoon.
just a little after twin towers
After? Man... I feel old now. I still imagine kids your age barely out of diapers.
Star Wars original release year