Blast from the past: our world in 1999
These events happened 20 years ago
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Twenty years might not seem like a long period in our history, but the world has changed considerably since 1999. We look back at key events that took place twenty years ago and bring you a glimpse of what the world looked like back then.
Get ready for the nostalgia sure to follow!
CELEBRITY The Joker
Joaquin Phoenix terrorizes NYC subway as the 'Joker'
CELEBRITY British royal family
Queen Elizabeth II uses a fake hand-waving machine
High-paying jobs that let you travel the world
Celebrities who have taken time off from work
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