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2020 Year In Review - 1st Half

Name some important things that have happened so far in 2020.
Quiz by Regtheledge1000
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Last updated: January 3, 2021
First submittedMay 23, 2020
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Horrific bushfires ravaged in the South East of this country
Australia
A General from this country was killed in a U.S. drone strike
Iran
The W.H.O. is notified of a novel coronavirus previously unknown to science in this city.
Wuhan
These two royals announce they are stepping down as senior royals from Buckingham Palace
Prince Harry, Meghan Markle
A flight from the Ukraine crashes in this country, killing all 176 people on board
Iran
The impeachment of this president begins
Donald Trump
This NBA legend and his daughter die in a tragic helicopter crash
Kobe Bryant
This country finally gets BREXIT done
United Kingdom
This disgraced Hollywood producer is convicted of rape and sexual abuse
Harvey Weinstein
This country is the first to introduce a nationwide lockdown due to Covid-19
Italy
This cyclone destroys over 20 million home, kills dozens of people, and causes severe flooding in India and Bangladesh
Cyclone Amphan
A human and a squirrel in this U.S.A. State have been diagnosed with bubonic plague
California
Floods on this Indonesian island forced 400,000 people out of their homes and killed 600
Java
Communal riots in this Indian city killed 53 and injured many more mostly Muslims
Delhi
A huge explosion devastates this Arab City
Beirut
This Black Criminal Was Wrongfully Killed By A White Police Officer In Minneapolis
George Floyd
This 1994 Mariah Carey song topped the charts in January
All I Want For Christmas Is You
This Hollywood actor has been given permission to film a movie on the International Space Station
Tom Cruise
What did Elon Musk and Grimes name their child, rather strangely
X Æ A-12
This major sporting event that was supposed to take place in Tokyo has been postponed until 2021
Olympics
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Level 31
Sep 2, 2020
I’m updating the quiz
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Level 55
Jul 16, 2020
Amazing quiz! By the way, several other world leaders, including Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil, have also contacted COVID. And just a suggestion, you might want to remove either the UK or Ukraine question for redundancy, since the UK one auto-fills the Ukraine one. Really liked the quiz though!
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Level 31
Jul 17, 2020
Ok thanks for the feedback! I’ve edited the quiz to make it better
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Level 42
Jul 18, 2020
Trump got impeached in December 2019, his trial began in January 2020. Also, Erdogan turned the Hagia Sophia into a mosque for the second time. That is a big event.
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Level 23
Aug 21, 2020
Am I the only person who's actually enjoyed 2020 so far? If the earth gets hit by a meteorite tomorrow I won't really be suprised. Still, at least its not looking good for old Trumpetty
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Level 31
Aug 24, 2020
I guess it has been quite fun, especially due to the lack of schooling 😂
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Level 51
Aug 28, 2020
2020 was the worst year I lived through.
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Level 66
Nov 21, 2020
Amazing quiz! you should add the Nagorno-Karabakh war between Artsakh, Armenia and Azerbaijan!
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Level 47
Nov 26, 2020
"This Black Criminal"? Really?
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Level 44
Dec 30, 2020
What's wrong with that? He committed a crime and was black.
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Level 31
Dec 30, 2020
Exactly thank you
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Level 76
Jan 1, 2021
He was indeed a criminal. My only question is why all the words in that hint was capitalised?
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Level 76
Jan 1, 2021
And could just 'Floyd' be accepted?
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Level 31
Jan 1, 2021
Sure I’ll update it
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Level 76
Jan 3, 2021
Thanks
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Level 52
Nov 30, 2020
You don't know how sorry I feel for celebritys's children.
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Level 23
Dec 7, 2020
Thank god its nearly over. I have to do lessons on microsoft teams!
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Level 31
Dec 10, 2020
Same lmao
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Level 23
Dec 14, 2020
BTW, I kind of stole this quiz and updated it for the end of 2020
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Level 44
Dec 30, 2020
It wouldn't let me put in X-AE-A12 because I don't know how to type the AE
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Level 31
Dec 30, 2020
Well if your on iPhone just hold down the ‘a’
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Level 57
Dec 30, 2020
What about if you aren't and your keyboard has no number pad?
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Level 31
Dec 31, 2020
I could make a type-in?
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Level 55
Jan 1, 2021
can you accept Alvin?
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Level 31
Jan 1, 2021
No-
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Level 55
Jan 20, 2021
ugh
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Level 54
Jan 14, 2021
Nice quiz nominated
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Level 31
Jan 15, 2021
Cheers 👍