A tragic car accident changed her life. Munira Abdulla (60) and her son Omar Webair (32) in 1991, to Al Ain, an oasis city in the United Arab Emirates, on the road, as a school bus in her car crashed. For the then 4-year-old Omar, the Crash turned out OK. His mother was not so lucky. She suffered such severe head injuries that she fell into a coma.

27 years passed. The Doctors had little hope, but then last summer happened, the Unthinkable. After more than a quarter of a century in a coma, wakes up Abdulla – a medical miracle. Her son is overjoyed: “I’ve always believed that the health status would improve my mother’s.”

science makes with Ötzi in 1991 Sensations-Fund

But what has missed his mother since 1991, everything? Your son Webair is today, for example, is as old as his mother at the time of the accident was. As she fell into a coma, “(Everything I Do) I Do It for You” by Bryan Adams on the Radio up and down. The bell-bottoms experienced a Comeback and the science made the discovery of the glacier mummy Ötzi, a Sensations-Fund.

In the year of Abdullah’s tragic accident, disappears also the Soviet Union from the map, the former head of state, Mikhail Gorbachev (88) after the coup in Moscow. In the former Yugoslavia, the situation is getting worse. The countries are place over ten years, the scene of many wars.

in 1997, writes of the “Titanic” movie history

the end of the 1990s, the first book of the Harry Potter book series will be published. Hype goes around the world – magic wand and horn-rimmed glasses – in the nursery. The books by J. K. Rowling published today in 60 languages – only the Bible was more likely to be translated.

About the same time, the love of Jack and Rose flickers in 1997 on the movie screen. The cinemas are jam-Packed full: “Titanic,” writes film history, plays 1.8 billion US dollars. For twelve years, the love is Drama, one of the most popular films of all time, surpassed only in 2009 by “Avatar.”

accident-victim Munira Abdulla is still in a coma: Ten years have passed since the Crash, as the world at 11. September 2001, the breathing stops. Bewilderment, shock and an overwhelming sadness makes around the globe.

terrorism in the US, the world is shaken – 2989 people die

In the case of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade center in New York (USA) and the Pentagon in Arlington die 2989 people. Later, the terrorist network Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden (†54) is committed to the attacks.

When Abdullah fell into a coma, reigned in the U.S., George H. W. Bush. You missed 2009 with Barack Obama, the first black U.S. President is elected. For eight years, he resides in the Oval Office. It fuels hope for more Unity between Black and White. He opposes the racial hatred and called for justice for minorities. As the first incumbent, he spoke publicly for the marriage of same-sex couples. For some Americans, a colorful attitude. In 2017, Donald Trump are moving into the White house.

Meanwhile 26 years have passed since Abdullah’s devastating accident. Their homeland, the United Arab Emirates have experienced an economic Boom: in the early 1990s, 1.9 million, a fivefold increase in the number of inhabitants today to more than 9 million slightly.

In Dubai, a skyscraper joins the next. With the Burj Khalifa opened in 2010, with 830 meters tallest building in the world. The desert state of stomps with “Palm Islands” and “The World” artificial Islands out of the sea, and in the construction of the Mall of the Emirates is a shopping centre and Indoor ski slope. The gigantism is in the desert state, omnipresent. Nothing seems to be impossible. Not least, it has also fought Abdullah after nearly three decades, back to life.