2001


2001
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2001 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 2001
MMI
Ab urbe condita 2754
Armenian calendar 1450
ԹՎ ՌՆԾ
Assyrian calendar 6751
Bahá'í calendar 157–158
Bengali calendar 1408
Berber calendar 2951
British Regnal year 49 Eliz. 2 – 50 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2545
Burmese calendar 1363
Byzantine calendar 7509–7510
Chinese calendar 庚辰年十二月初七日
(4637/4697-12-7)
— to —
辛巳年十一月十七日
(4638/4698-11-17)
Coptic calendar 1717–1718
Ethiopian calendar 1993–1994
Hebrew calendar 5761–5762
Hindu calendars
 - Bikram Samwat 2057–2058
 - Shaka Samvat 1923–1924
 - Kali Yuga 5102–5103
Holocene calendar 12001
Iranian calendar 1379–1380
Islamic calendar 1421–1422
Japanese calendar Heisei 13
(平成13年)
Korean calendar 4334
Minguo calendar ROC 90
民國90年
Thai solar calendar 2544
Unix time 978307200–1009843199
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2001 (MMI) was a common year that started on a Monday. In the Gregorian Calendar, it was the 2001st year of the Common Era or the Anno Domini designation. It was the 2nd year of the 2000s decade. It was also the first year of the 3rd millennium and of the 21st century.

Events

January

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March

April

May

June

July

August

  • August 9
    • U.S. President George W. Bush announces his limited support for federal funding of research on embryonic stem cells.
    • In the Comoros, the "Military Committee" of Major Mohamad Bacar seizes power in the island of Anjouan, which had declared independence. They plan to rejoin the Comoros.
    • Sbarro Restaurant in Jerusalem is attacked by a Palestinian Terrorist, killing 15 civilians and wounding 130
  • August 31-September 1 - The British Columbia TV Realignment occurs in British Columbia, Canada.

September

October

November

Soldiers board a Chinook helicopter.

December

Births

Deaths

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Nobel Prizes

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Templeton Prize

In fiction

  • The movie and novel 2001: A Space Odyssey by Arthur C. Clarke.
  • The 1983 Japanese manga Riki-Oh takes place in 2001.

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