What crazy things happened in 2016?

What crazy things happened in 2016?

10 Events That Changed Us All in 2016

  • The U.S. Presidential Election.
  • The Brexit Referendum.
  • The Zika Virus.
  • President Obama’s official trip to Cuba.
  • The continued threat of ISIS.
  • The Orlando nightclub shooting.
  • The 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  • Standing Rock and the Dakota Access Pipeline Protests.

What major events happened in May 2016?

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  • Turkey–ISIL conflict, Spillover of the Syrian Civil War. 2016 Gaziantep bombing.
  • Kurdish–Turkish conflict.
  • Yemeni Civil War.
  • Iraqi Civil War.
  • Moro conflict.

What fun things happened in 2016?

President Obama became the first U.S. president to visit Cuba in 88 years. American astronaut Scott Kelly returned to Earth after 340 days in space. From January 22-24, a record-breaking blizzard dumped up to three feet of snow in parts of the mid-Atlantic. In the year 2016, Apple was the world’s most admired company.

What historical events happened on 2017?


  • January. January 20: Donald Trump becomes the 45th U.S. President.
  • April. April 6: The U.S. directly attacks the Syrian government for the first time in the Syrian Civil War.
  • August. August 12: The Unite the Right rally left three people dead.

What happened on May 28th 2016?

On May 28, 2016, a three-year-old boy climbed into a gorilla enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden where he was grabbed and dragged by Harambe. Fearing for the boy’s life, a zoo worker shot and killed Harambe.

What was happening in October of 2017?

Shooting in Las Vegas Becomes America’s Deadliest. Harvey Weinstein Faces Various Accusations. Boy Scouts to Allow Girls. President Trump Removes Subsidies from Obamacare.

What was happening in February 2017?

New England Patriots Win Super Bowl LI. Michael Flynn Resigns From Security Council Amid Scandal. Homeland Security Memo Details Implementation of Deportation Orders. Indian Engineer Killed in Hate Crime in Kansas Upon Being Mistaken for Iranian.