10 Things That Show What The World Looked Like 30 Years Ago

Did you know that 1986 was thirty years ago? While it might not seem that long ago, over half of the world’s population are under thirty! The eighties are officially more than three decades behind us, no matter how crazy that sounds. For many it probably seems like yesterday when you were listening to David Bowie’s best albums, watching Mike Tyson fight his biggest battles and Janet Jackson was still very much a thing. We’ve gathered then ten uttermost typical things that made the world what it was in our list below. How many of them would you bring back today?


Thirty years ago, Top Gun was the biggest movie of the year. Crocodile Dundee and Aliens were number 2 and 3, respectably.


Unfortunately, David Bowie recently passed away, but that doesn’t change the fact that he starred in the mega-popular Labyrinth 30 years ago!