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2016
   is the Year of the   
Monkey
Hou
2016 - Present
   the Prime Minister was   
Bill English
National
David Cameron
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
2010 - 2016
Came to power as the leader of a Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition. The jury is still out on whether to call it Lib-Con or Con-Dem.
2016
   Summer Olympic Games were held in   
Rio De Janeiro
2016
   winner of the Tour de France was   
Chris Froome
United Kingdom
2016
   winners of the Premiership were   
Leicester City
2016
   winner was   
Manchester City
Manchester City 1 Liverpool 1. City won on penalties.
2016
   winners of the FA Cup were   
Manchester United
Manchester United 2 Crystal Palace 1
2015 - 2016
   the winner was   
Harry Kane
Tottenham Hotspur
2016
   UEFA Champions League winners were   
Real Madrid
Spain
2016
   the winners were   
Portugal
2016
   player of the year was   
Jamie Vardy
Leicester City
Sir Jerry Mateparae
   was Governor General from   
2011 - 2016
31/08/2011 - 14/09/2016 Monarch Elizabeth II, Prime Minister John Key. Awarded the GNZM, QSO, KStJ.
Dame Patsy Reddy
   was Governor General from   
2016 - Present
14/09/2016 - present Monarch Elizabeth II, Prime Minister John Key. Awarded the DNZM, QSO, KStJ.
2016
   the winner was   
Bob Dylan
USA - b.1941 Bob Dylan has refused to acknowledge the award and it is unknown if he will accept it. The Award website lists recipients whether they accept it or not.
2016
   was won by   
Louise Hearman
For the painting 'Barry (Portrait of Barry Humphries)'
2016
   the winner was   
Dubravka Ugrešić
Croatia / Netherlands
2016
   the award was won by   
Black Rock White City by A. S. Patrić
2016
   Time 'Person of the Year' was   
Donald Trump
Elected President of the USA, his campaign and media presence changed the parameters of US election campaigning.
2016
   the winner was   
Juan Manuel Santos
For his efforts to end the 50 year civil war in Columbia. Santos was President of Columbia at the time of the award.
2016
   winner was   
Creator
Jockey: Irad Ortiz, Jr., Trainer: Steve Armussen, Owner: WinStar Farm LLC, Time: 2:28.51
2016
   Grand National was won by   
Rule The World
Jockey: David Mullins, Trainer: Mouse Morris, Owner: Gigginstown House Stud, Time: 9m 29.0s
2016
   the winner was   
Nyquist
Jockey: Mario Gutierrez, Trainer: Doug O'Neill, Owner: J.Paul Reddam, Time: 2:01.31s
2016
   Preakness Stakes winner was   
Exaggerator
Jockey: Kent Desormeaux, Trainer: J.Keith Desormeaux, Owner: Big Chief Racing LLC et al., Time: 1.58:31s
2016
   Melbourne Cup winner was   
Almandin
Jockey: Kerrin McEvoy, Trainer: Robert Hickmott, Owner: Lloyd Williams et al., Time: 3:20.58s
2016
   the winner was   
Moonlight
Produced by Adele Romanski, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner; directed by Barry Jenkins. The award was first given mistakenly to La La Land.
2016
   the winner was   
O.J.: Made in America
Documentary explores two of America's greatest fixations - race and celebrity
Theresa May
   was U.K. Prime Minister from   
2016 - Present
Conservative, she came to power after David Cameron's resignation following the result of the 2016 UK referendum on leaving the EU. She not elected in a General Election, nor was she elected by the Conservative Party as the other candidates in the election for party leadership all stood down.
2016
   the winner was   
Lamar Jackson
QB from Louisville
2016
   winner of the Australian Rules Premiership was   
Western Bulldogs
89-67, West Coast Eagles
2016
   BBC Sports Personality of the Year was   
Andy Murray
Tennis
2016
   World Series Champions were the   
Chicago Cubs
4-3, Cleveland Indians, MVP Ben Zobrist
2016
   was won by   
Cleveland Cavaliers
Defeated Golden State Warriors, 4-3
2016
   was won by   
Stephen Curry
Guard, Golden State Warriors
2016
   champions were   
Villanova
Defeated North Carolina, 77-74
Ottawa Redblacks
   won the Grey Cup in   
2016
Calgary Stampeders 39-33
2016
   Formula One Drivers' Championship winner was   
Nico Rosberg
Born in Germany to Finnish former world champion Keke Rosberg, is fluent in five languages but does not speak Finnish.
2016
   Formula One World Constructors' Champion was   
Mercedes
2016
   winner of The Masters was   
Danny Willett
England, -5 by 3 strokes
2016
   the winner was   
Henrik Stenson
At Royal Troon 264(-20) by 3 strokes
2016
   the winner was the   
Pittsburgh Penguins
Defeated San Jose Sharks 4-2
2016
   winner of the Portugal Championship was   
Benfica
Emma Stone
   for her role in   
La La Land (2016)
As Mia Dolan
Casey Affleck
   for his role in   
Manchester By The Sea (2016)
As Lee Chandler






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