(It was a long time ago)
The last time the All Blacks lost at Eden Park was July 3rd 1994 against (surprise, surprise) the French. What did the world look like the last time the All Blacks lost at Eden Park? A little bit like this:
Jim Bolger was our Prime Minister
Bill Clinton was President of United States of America
TV2 began broadcasting 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
China got its first connection to the internet
Popular US television series Friends began its first series, as did ER
Steven Spielberg’s Schindler’s List won the Academy Award for Best Picture
Anna Paquin won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
Kurt Cobain passed away
Justin Bieber was born
Nelson Mandela was inaugurated as South Africa’s first black president.
The Lion King, Forrest Gump, Pulp Fiction, The Shawshank Redemption, Dumb & Dumber and Speed were released in cinemas.
According to Billboard Ace of Base topped the charts that year with ‘The Sign’.
The Playstation was released
Lorde has won two Grammy Awards but she has never seen the All Blacks lose at Eden Park
The last time the All Blacks lost at Eden Park was 7,354 days ago.
Legal notice: I take no responsibility if the All Blacks now lose at Eden Park against Australia. Oh bother. I’ve cursed them. I’m sorry New Zealand.