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Can you provide the answers to each of these clues related to people and events from 2020?

 Plays Quiz Updated Jan 1, 2021

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ClueAnswerMonth
Katerina Sakellaropoulou became the first female president of which country?January
Which retired basketball player died in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, Los Angeles?January
The earliest American death of which disease was confirmed?February
Parasite won best picture at the Academy Awards. In which country was it made?February
Which couple (first names) bid farewell to life as senior royals?March
Japan's deputy prime minister announced which sporting event was 'cursed'?March
Which major Democratic candidate was the last to withdraw from the US presidential race?April
It was announced Julian Assange fathered two children while living in which country's embassy?April
Whose autographed Air Nike 1s trainers fetched $560,000 in an online auction?May
Black Lives Matter protests followed the death of which African American man?May
Guðni Th. Jóhannesson was re-elected with 92% of the votes in which country?June
17,500 tonnes of fuel spilled into Norilsk rivers in which country?June
11 Azerbaijani soldiers were killed in a dispute between Azerbaijan and which of its neighbors?July
Friday prayers were held in which building after its conversion from museum to mosque?July
Ammonium nitrate stored at which Lebanese port exploded killing at least 200 people?August
Over 300,000 protesters march in Minsk, in which country, following reelection of Alexander Lukashenko?August
The Charlie Hebdo terror trial began in which European city?September
Which Supreme Court Justice died aged 87?September
Which band were victorious in the 'Stairway to Heaven' plagiarism case?October
Which team won the MLB World Series for the first time in 32 years?October
Which movie star was asked to step down from the role of Gellert Grindelwald?November
Which Argentinian soccer player died aged 60?November
China's Chang'e-5 mission returned rock samples from where?December
Joe Biden asked Americans to wear masks for how many days?December
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