90s Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers From 1994

1994 trivia quiz questions with answers from the 90s.


90s Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers From 1994

What trade agreement is established?
A: The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

Who begins their war in Chiapas, Mexico?
A: The Zapatista Army of National Liberation.

Nancy Kerrigan is clubbed on the right leg by an assailant, under orders from who?
A: Figure skating rival Tonya Harding's ex-husband.

The Irish government announces the end of a 15-year broadcasting ban on what?
A: The Provisional Irish Republican Army.

President Bill Clinton and Russian President Boris Yeltsin sign what?
A: The Kremlin accords, which stop the preprogrammed aiming of nuclear missiles toward each country's targets.

Where does 1994 Northridge earthquake, magnitude 6.7, take place?
A: The San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles at 4:31 a.m., killing 72 and leaving 26,029 homeless.

The coldest temperature ever measured in Indiana state history, −36 °F (−38 °C), is recorded where?
A: In New Whiteland, Indiana.


Who becomes the first female cadet to attend The Citadel?
A: Shannon Faulkner.

Punk rock band Green Day releases what album?
A:  Dookie, which will eventually sell over 20 million copies worldwide.

Who is sworn in as the United States Secretary of Defense?
A: William J. Perry.

What Edvard Munch painting is stolen in Oslo?
A: "The Scream" .

Where do the 1994 Winter Olympics begin?
A: In Lillehammer.

Who are charged with spying for the Soviet Union by the United States Department of Justice?
A: Aldrich Ames and his wife.

Who begins her term of office as Treasurer of the United States?
A: Mary Ellen Withrow.


The Church of England ordains its first what?
A: Female priests.

Who are assassinated in Somalia?
A: Italian journalist Ilaria Alpi and TV cameraman Miran Hrovatin

Who hosted the 66th Academy Awards?
A: Whoopi Goldberg.

Who won Best Picture at the 66th Academy Awards?
A: Schindler's List.

How do Rwandan President Juvénal Habyarimana and Burundi President Cyprien Ntaryamira die?
A: A missile shoots down their jet near Kigali, Rwanda.

The Rwandan Genocide begins where?
A: In Kigali, Rwanda.

What happened to Kurt Cobain, songwriter and front man for the band Nirvana?
A: He committed suicide.


A Los Angeles jury awards how much money to Rodney King for violation of his civil rights?
A: $3.8 million.

Richard Nixon dies where?
A: I New York City, nearly 20 years after he resigned in 1974.

China Airlines Flight 140, an Airbus A300, crashes while landing where?
A:  Nagoya, Japan, killing 264 people.

South Africa holds its first fully multiracial elections, marking the final end of what?
A: Apartheid.

In what race is three-time Formula One world champion Ayrton Senna killed?
A: San Marino Grand Prix in Imola, Italy.

Nelson Mandela is inaugurated as South Africa's first what?
A: Black president.

Illinois executes what serial killer?
A: John Wayne Gacy.


Where are Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Lyle Goldman murdered?
A: Outside the Simpson home in Los Angeles.

The New York Rangers win the Stanley Cup, in 7 games over what team?
A: The Vancouver Canucks.

The 1994 FIFA World Cup starts where?
A: In the USA.

Who releases The Lion King, the highest grossing ever, hand-drawn animated feature?
A: Walt Disney Pictures.

Members of the Aum Shinrikyo cult execute the first what?
A: Sarin gas attack at Matsumoto, Japan, killing 8 and injuring 200.

Brown spots mark impact sites of what on Jupiter's southern hemisphere?
A: Shoemaker-Levy Comet.

Brazil wins the 1994 FIFA World Cup, defeating who by 3–2 in penalties (full-time 0–0)?
A: Italy.

In Buenos Aires, a terrorist attack destroys a building housing what?
A: Several Jewish organizations, killing 85 and injuring many more.

Israel and Jordan sign what?
A: The Israel-Jordan Treaty of Peace, which ends the war that has existed between them since 1948.

What Irish mobster is assassinated in Dublin?
A: Martin Cahill.