Twitter Sends Off 2016 With #ThisHappened Video

The best platform to ‘see what’s happening in the world right now’, Twitter launched a video for the biggest moments of 2016.

The video is titled #ThisHappened and covers up all the social, political, environmental and global events that happened throughout the year.

The noticeable moments of the year presented are Presidential Election, Clinton-Trump debates, the Orlando shootings, Michelle Obama-George Bush Hug, Brexit, Rio2016, the Mannequin Challenge, the resurrection of “Game of Thrones” character Jon Snow and more. Each moment is adorned with an individual’s timely relevant and real-world Tweet.

Here is the video, launched by Twitter itself:

 


 
The video also shows some major goodbyes to David Bowie, Barack Obama, Muhammad Ali, Prince and more. The video-attached tweet got thousands of shares and retweets.

On the company’s official blog, mentioned:

2016. What a year! From news and entertainment to sports and politics, around the world or around the block; it all happened on Twitter. Tweets brought people together in laughter, shock, celebration, fear, mourning, and jubilation. Today, we’re reflecting back on the moments and memories that defined 2016.

We hope all expectations and wishes will come along with the new year as this year ends.

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