With the new year closing in on us, it goes without saying that we all have our hopes high. Looking back to the beginning of 2020, we can see how our year turned around due to the global pandemic. The coronavirus had us everywhere we looked. Social media, newspapers, the Internet in general, on television– almost every media was occupied by COVID-19. But that wasn't all.
In fact, there were many other major issues that made it to the news, regardless of the medium used. There were many tragic events that had us disturbed. Consider the brutal and cruel killing of George Floyd as an example. Or even the Australian bushfires, that killed hundreds to millions of animals and also disturbed the local people alike.
On the political side, the U.S. election was an edgy, cut-throat competition that had millions of viewers around the globe biting their nails. And yet, there's even more to 2020. This infographic wraps up an unforgettable year with many other such events that passed us by. With the holiday season going on, have a look below to rewind through the year.
Infographic by: Statista