1. The World Wide Web was invented!
2. The Berlin Wall came down.
3. The very first episode of The Simpsons aired.
4. A 4,400-year-old mummy was discovered.
5. The first GPS satellite went into orbit.
6. One word: Seinfeld.
7. Nintendo came out with the Game Boy.
8. These three recording artists went home with Moonmen:
Madonna: Best Direction for her video "Express Yourself"
Paula Abdul: Best Choreography and Best Dance Video (along with two more!)
Guns N' Roses: Best Heavy Metal Video
It was a good year for music.