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1993 Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers

1993 Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers

 

1993 Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers

In Moscow, Presidents George H. W. Bush  and Boris Yeltsin  sign what?
A: The second Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty.

Douglas Hurd is the first high-ranking British official to visit Argentina since what?
A: The Falklands War.

What takes place in Mumbai?
A: The Bombay Riots.

Salvatore Riina, the Mafia boss known as 'The Beast', is arrested in Palermo, Sicily, after how long being a fugitive?
A: 23 years.

NASA launches the Space Shuttle Endeavour on a mission to do what?
A: To repair an optical flaw in the Hubble Space Telescope.

Bill Clinton succeeds as the 42nd President of the United States?
A: George H. W. Bush.

Social Democrat Poul Nyrup Rasmussen succeeds what Conservative as Prime Minister of Denmark?
A: Poul Schlüter.

 

The Russian space station Mir boasts the "what"in outer space?
A: The first art exhibition.

Who is elected President of the Czech Republic?
A: Václav Havel.

The Buffalo Bills become the first team to lose three consecutive Super Bowls, as they are defeated by what team?
A: The Dallas Cowboys, 52–17.

Who is named by Lee Teng-hui to succeed Hau Pei-tsun as Premier of the Republic of China?
A: Lien Chan.

Who is selected by President Clinton as Attorney General of the United States?
A: Janet Reno.

Who becomes Canada's first female Prime Minister?
A: Kim Campbell.

In New York City, a van bomb parked below the what, explodes, killing 6 and injuring over 1,000.?
A: North Tower of the World Trade Center.

 

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agents raid  what compound in Waco, Texas?
A: the Branch Davidian.

Who became the first female Attorney General of the United States?
A: Janet Reno.

North Korea announces that it plans to do what?
A: Withdraw from the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty.

The Israeli Knesset elects whom as President of Israel?
A: Ezer Weizman.

South Africa officially abandons its what?
A: Its nuclear weapons program.

Who becomes President of the People's Republic of China?
A: Jiang Zemin.

Following a rash of integrist murders, Algeria breaks diplomatic relations with Iran, accusing the country of interfering in its interior affairs.

Who is elected president of Niger?
A: Mahamane Ousmane.

 

At the 65th Academy Awards, what film won Best Picture?
A:  Unforgiven.

The Republic of Macedonia is admitted to what?
A: The United Nations.

The World Health Organization declares what?
A: That tuberculosis a Global Emergency.

The entire Zambia national football team die in what?
A: A plane crash off Libreville, Gabon.

An executive order requires the United States Air Force to what?
A: Allow women to fly war planes.

What happened to Tennis star Monica Seles at a tournament in Hamburg, Germany?
A: She was stabbed in the back by an obsessed fan of rival Steffi Graf.

What did the  former Prime Minister of France, Pierre Bérégovoy do?
A: He commited suicide.

 

A Tamil Tigers suicide bomber assassinates whom?
A: President Ranasinghe Premadasa of Sri Lanka.

Who wins the Eurovision Song Contest for Ireland with "In Your Eyes"?
A: Niamh Kavanagh.

Eritrea gains independence from whom?
A: Ethiopia.

Large protests erupt against whose regime in Belgrade?
A: Slobodan Milošević's.

Who becomes president of Bolivia?
A: Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada.

John Paxson's 3-point shot in game six of the NBA Finals helps the Chicago Bulls secure a 99–98 win over what team?
A: the Phoenix Suns.

In Manassas, Virginia, Lorena Bobbitt cuts off her husband's what?
A: His penis.

 

Kim Campbell becomes the first female what?
A: Prime Minister of Canada.

The 19th G7 summit is held where?
A: In Tokyo, Japan.

U.S. President Bill Clinton announces what policy regarding gays in the American military?
A: 'Don't ask, don't tell'.

What does White House deputy counsel Vince Foster do?
A: He commits suicide.

Who wins the 1993 Tour de France?
A: Miguel Indurain.

For the first time, the public is allowed inside what?
A: Buckingham Palace in London.

 

Who becomes the first President of Singapore elected by the population?
A: Ong Teng Cheong.

The International Olympic Committee selects what city to host the 2000 Summer Olympics?
A: Sydney, Australia.

China performs a what?
A: Nuclear test.

Who becomes the Prime Minister of Pakistan for the second time?
A: Benazir Bhutto.

President Clinton signs the what?
A:  Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act.

Israel and the Vatican establish what?
A: Diplomatic relations.