2017 was an eventful year. A lot went down that will stay with us all for a long, long time. From politics to important celebrity weddings, there was everything for everyone in 2017. Without further ado, let’s get right into it. These are some of the important things that happened in 2017 –
1. Trump’s Inauguration
In November 2016, the world received a shock when the biggest nation in the world chose Donald Trump as their President. It seemed like everyone was against the Republican leader, most famous for having controversial views and beliefs. His inauguration was held in the beginning of the year, crushing everyone’s hope.
2. Jon is Aerys
Game of Thrones is a show larger than life itself. It has religious followers all over the world, and if you are one, you know why Jon’s parentage matters. Known as a bastard all his life, this revelation was needed. The moment when he touches Drogon’s face, petting him like one of his own, is a monumental moment in the show.
3. The question was answered
Why did Katappa kill Baahubali? Well, now you know. 2015 left us wondering the answer to an important question. It became a huge part of pop culture in India, and finally, in 2017, we know what went down at the battlefield in Maahishmati. Every fan was happy and sad at the same moment, thanks to the movie.
4. Wonder Woman
DC’s Wonder Woman is a superhero everyone deserves. But most women superheroes were objectified in the movies, which was a huge disappointment to everyone. Patty Jenkins and Gal Gadot teamed up to give us one of the biggest releases of 2017, Wonder Woman. She was fierce, strong and brave, finally, a heroine we needed.
Social media played a huge role in the bringing about a change in 2017. With Hollywood opening up about sexual harassment by Harvey Weinstein, the women of the world united against all the harassers with the #MeToo hashtag. More and more women came out with their stories, showing how the problem is deeper than we think.
6. The Virushka Wedding
Virat and Anushka, two of the biggest celebrities in India had been dating for a long time. Finally, in December 2017, they tied the knot in Italy. It came as a surprise to everyone, as nobody knew about the wedding. The pictures made all our hearts melt in unison, thanks to the adorable couple and their happiness.
Let’s see what 2018 has to offer.