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What Happened in 2021?





2021 Questions



  1. Early in 2021, whose dogs were stolen from her dog walker?
  2. Who became the first female American Vice President in US history?
  3. Google banned which social media app from its platform in light of the Capitol riot?
  4. The estate of which author announced that six of the writer's books will no longer be published due to racist and offensive imagery?
  5. Which UK channel broadcast the Oprah interview with Harry and Meghan?
  6. Two what, were spotted swimming in the waters of a Venetian canal in April?
  7. Where was 'Ever Given' stuck?
  8. The Eurovision Song Contest 2021 took place in which city?
  9. What is the name of the new federal holiday in America to mark the end of slavery?
  10. Carrie married Boris Johnson in May 2021 in a secret ceremony at Westminster Cathedral - can you remember Carrie's maiden name?






  11. Who competed as the ROC?
  12. China became the second nation in history to independently land a rover where?
  13. Which TV series concluded on June 20, 2021, after 20 seasons?
  14. Which computer expert was found dead in his prison cell? In 1987, he wrote the first commercial anti-virus software.
  15. Which 95-year-old actor was seen giving out wads of cash to job seekers in Malibu, Florida?
  16. The epitaph on whose gravestone was "I told you I was old"?
  17. Which Hollywood celeb flew to space on Blue Origin's second sub-orbital human spaceflight?
  18. Which actor discharged a gun with fatal consequences whilst filming the film Rust?
  19. In October 2021, who was treated for sepsis at the University of California, Irvine Medical Center?
  20. Earth Day is an annual event in which month?
  21. Which South Korean boy band had a large social influence in 2021?
  22. Which country sulked over a submarine deal?
  23. At Cop 26 Greta Thunberg mocks the conference with a pledge to go 'net-zero' on what?
  24. Poland braced a major migrant crises from the border of which country?


Answers:



  1. Lady Gaga's
  2. Kamala Harris
  3. Parler
  4. Dr. Seuss
  5. ITV
  6. Two dolphins
  7. In the Suez Canal
  8. Rotterdam
  9. Juneteenth
  10. Symonds
  11. Russia (The Russian delegation competed as the ROC, the Russian Olympic Committee)
  12. Mars
  13. Keeping Up with the Kardashians
  14. McAfee (John McAfee)
  15. Dick Van Dyke
  16. Captain Sir Tom Moore
  17. William Shatner






  18. Alec Baldwin
  19. Bill Clinton
  20. April
  21. BTS, also known as the Bangtan Boy
  22. France
  23. Swear words
  24. Belarus















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