Which of these events of the 1980s would you most want to witness firsthand?*

Which event from the 1980s people would most want to witness firsthand 2013 The statistic presents the result of the survey concerned with events from the 1980s people would most want to experience firsthand if they could. 27 percent of all respondents said that they would most want to see the fall of the Berlin Wall.
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Fall of the Berlin WallU.S. Hockey Team's 'Miracle on Ice' at the 1980 Winter OlympicsDiscovery of the Titanic WreckageWedding of Prince Charles and Princess DianaEruption of Mount St. HelensMichael Jackson moonwalks for the first timeChallenger disasterHands Across America benefitWatching first video debut on MTVAssassination of John Lennon
Total27%17%12%12%11%8%4%4%4%2%
18-34 years25%14%15%9%10%11%3%3%6%5%
35-44 years23%19%13%12%12%9%7%1%4%1%
45-54 years21%18%13%16%8%6%3%4%7%4%
55-64 years31%17%12%10%11%7%5%6%-1%
65+ years37%17%7%13%13%3%4%6%-1%
Fall of the Berlin WallU.S. Hockey Team's 'Miracle on Ice' at the 1980 Winter OlympicsDiscovery of the Titanic WreckageWedding of Prince Charles and Princess DianaEruption of Mount St. HelensMichael Jackson moonwalks for the first timeChallenger disasterHands Across America benefitWatching first video debut on MTVAssassination of John Lennon
Total27%17%12%12%11%8%4%4%4%2%
18-34 years25%14%15%9%10%11%3%3%6%5%
35-44 years23%19%13%12%12%9%7%1%4%1%
45-54 years21%18%13%16%8%6%3%4%7%4%
55-64 years31%17%12%10%11%7%5%6%-1%
65+ years37%17%7%13%13%3%4%6%-1%
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The statistic presents the result of the survey concerned with events from the 1980s people would most want to experience firsthand if they could. 27 percent of all respondents said that they would most want to see the fall of the Berlin Wall.
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Release date
November 2013
Region
United States
Survey time period
November 4 to 6, 2013
Number of respondents
2,003 respondents
Age group
18 years and older
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
* During the survey the question was presented in the following wording: 'If you could have a 'front row seat' and witness one of these events from the 1980s firsthand, which one would it be? If you did in fact witness one or more of these events firsthand, please imagine whether you'd want to do so again, or witness one of the other events instead.'

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