2020

  • millennium: 3rd millennium
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    2020 by topic:
    arts
    architecturecomicsfilmhome videoliterature ( poetry) – music (country, rock, metal, uk, us) – radio – photo – television (uk, us) – video gaming
    politics and government
    electionsinternational leaders – sovereign states
    sovereign state leadersterritorial governors
    science and technology
    archaeologyaviation – birding/ornithology – palaeontologyrail transportspaceflight
    sports
    american footballassociation footballathletics (sport)badmintonbaseballbasketballchessgolfice hockeytennis – volleyball
    by place
    afghanistanalbaniaalgeriaandorra – angola – antarctica – argentinaarmeniaaustraliaaustriaazerbaijanbangladesh – the bahamas – barbados – belgium – benin – bhutan – bosnia and herzegovina – brazilbulgaria – burkina faso – burundi – cambodia – cameroon – canada – cape verde – central african republic – chad – chilechinacolombia – costa rica – croatia – cuba – cyprus – czechiadenmarkecuadoregypt – el salvador – estonia – ethiopia – european unionfinlandfrance – gabon – georgiagermany – ghana – greeceguatemala – guyana – honduras – hong konghungary – iceland – indiaindonesiairaqiranirelandisraelitalyivory coastjapankazakhstan – kenya – kosovo – kuwait – kyrgyzstan – laos – latvialebanonlibyalithuania – luxembourg – macau – madagascar – malawi – malaysia – mali – mexico – moldova – montenegro – morocco – mozambique – myanmarnepalnetherlandsnew zealand – nicaragua – niger – nigeria – north korea – norwayomanpakistan – palestine – peruphilippinespolandportugalromaniarussia – rwanda – saudi arabiasenegalserbiasingapore – slovakia – slovenia – somaliasouth africasouth korea – south sudan – spainsri lanka – sudan – swedenswitzerlandsyriataiwantanzaniathailandtunisiaturkey – uganda – ukraineunited arab emiratesunited kingdomunited statesuruguayuzbekistanvenezuelavietnamyemen – zambia – zimbabwe
    other topics
    religious leaders
    birth and death categories
    births – deaths
    establishments and disestablishments categories
    establishmentsdisestablishments
    works and introductions categories
    worksintroductions
    works entering the public domain
    2020 in various calendars
    gregorian calendar2020
    mmxx
    ab urbe condita2773
    armenian calendar1469
    ԹՎ ՌՆԿԹ
    assyrian calendar6770
    bahá'í calendar176–177
    balinese saka calendar1941–1942
    bengali calendar1427
    berber calendar2970
    british regnal year68 eliz. 2 – 69 eliz. 2
    buddhist calendar2564
    burmese calendar1382
    byzantine calendar7528–7529
    chinese calendar己亥(earth pig)
    4716 or 4656
        — to —
    庚子年 (metal rat)
    4717 or 4657
    coptic calendar1736–1737
    discordian calendar3186
    ethiopian calendar2012–2013
    hebrew calendar5780–5781
    hindu calendars
     - vikram samvat2076–2077
     - shaka samvat1941–1942
     - kali yuga5120–5121
    holocene calendar12020
    igbo calendar1020–1021
    iranian calendar1398–1399
    islamic calendar1441–1442
    japanese calendarreiwa 2
    (令和2年)
    javanese calendar1953–1954
    juche calendar109
    julian calendargregorian minus 13 days
    korean calendar4353
    minguo calendarroc 109
    民國109年
    nanakshahi calendar552
    thai solar calendar2563
    tibetan calendar阴土猪年
    (female earth-pig)
    2146 or 1765 or 993
        — to —
    阳金鼠年
    (male iron-rat)
    2147 or 1766 or 994
    unix time1577836800 – 1609459199

    2020 (mmxx) is the current year, and is a leap year starting on wednesday of the gregorian calendar, the 2020th year of the common era (ce) and anno domini (ad) designations, the 20th year of the 3rd millennium, the 20th year of the 21st century, and the 1st year of the 2020s decade.

    2020 has been designated as year of the nurse and midwife by the world health organization.[1] the united nations has declared 2020 as the international year of plant health.[2] 2020 has been designated as international year of sound by the international commission for acoustics.[3]

    the 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic has led to severe global socioeconomic disruption.[4]

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Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
2020 by topic:
Arts
ArchitectureComicsFilmHome videoLiterature ( Poetry) – Music (Country, Rock, Metal, UK, US) – Radio – Photo – Television (UK, US) – Video gaming
Politics and government
ElectionsInternational leaders – Sovereign states
Sovereign state leadersTerritorial governors
Science and technology
ArchaeologyAviation – Birding/Ornithology – PalaeontologyRail transportSpaceflight
Sports
American footballAssociation footballAthletics (sport)BadmintonBaseballBasketballChessGolfIce hockeyTennis – Volleyball
By place
AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAndorra – Angola – Antarctica – ArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBangladesh – The Bahamas – Barbados – Belgium – Benin – Bhutan – Bosnia and Herzegovina – BrazilBulgaria – Burkina Faso – Burundi – Cambodia – Cameroon – Canada – Cape Verde – Central African Republic – Chad – ChileChinaColombia – Costa Rica – Croatia – Cuba – Cyprus – CzechiaDenmarkEcuadorEgypt – El Salvador – Estonia – Ethiopia – European UnionFinlandFrance – Gabon – GeorgiaGermany – Ghana – GreeceGuatemala – Guyana – Honduras – Hong KongHungary – Iceland – IndiaIndonesiaIraqIranIrelandIsraelItalyIvory CoastJapanKazakhstan – Kenya – Kosovo – Kuwait – Kyrgyzstan – Laos – LatviaLebanonLibyaLithuania – Luxembourg – Macau – Madagascar – Malawi – Malaysia – Mali – Mexico – Moldova – Montenegro – Morocco – Mozambique – MyanmarNepalNetherlandsNew Zealand – Nicaragua – Niger – Nigeria – North Korea – NorwayOmanPakistan – Palestine – PeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalRomaniaRussia – Rwanda – Saudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSingapore – Slovakia – Slovenia – SomaliaSouth AfricaSouth Korea – South Sudan – SpainSri Lanka – Sudan – SwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTanzaniaThailandTunisiaTurkey – Uganda – UkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVenezuelaVietnamYemen – Zambia – Zimbabwe
Other topics
Religious leaders
Birth and death categories
Births – Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
Works and introductions categories
WorksIntroductions
Works entering the public domain
2020 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2020
MMXX
Ab urbe condita2773
Armenian calendar1469
ԹՎ ՌՆԿԹ
Assyrian calendar6770
Bahá'í calendar176–177
Balinese saka calendar1941–1942
Bengali calendar1427
Berber calendar2970
British Regnal year68 Eliz. 2 – 69 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2564
Burmese calendar1382
Byzantine calendar7528–7529
Chinese calendar己亥(Earth Pig)
4716 or 4656
    — to —
庚子年 (Metal Rat)
4717 or 4657
Coptic calendar1736–1737
Discordian calendar3186
Ethiopian calendar2012–2013
Hebrew calendar5780–5781
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2076–2077
 - Shaka Samvat1941–1942
 - Kali Yuga5120–5121
Holocene calendar12020
Igbo calendar1020–1021
Iranian calendar1398–1399
Islamic calendar1441–1442
Japanese calendarReiwa 2
(令和2年)
Javanese calendar1953–1954
Juche calendar109
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4353
Minguo calendarROC 109
民國109年
Nanakshahi calendar552
Thai solar calendar2563
Tibetan calendar阴土猪年
(female Earth-Pig)
2146 or 1765 or 993
    — to —
阳金鼠年
(male Iron-Rat)
2147 or 1766 or 994
Unix time1577836800 – 1609459199

2020 (MMXX) is the current year, and is a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2020th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 20th year of the 3rd millennium, the 20th year of the 21st century, and the 1st year of the 2020s decade.

2020 has been designated as Year of the Nurse and Midwife by the World Health Organization.[1] The United Nations has declared 2020 as the International Year of Plant Health.[2] 2020 has been designated as International Year of Sound by the International Commission for Acoustics.[3]

The 2019–20 coronavirus pandemic has led to severe global socioeconomic disruption.[4]