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2001 (MMI) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2001st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 1st year of the 3rd millennium, the 1st year of the 21st century, and the 2nd year of the 2000s decade.

Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
2001 by topic:
Arts
ArchitectureComicsFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – Music (Country, Metal, UK) – RadioPhotoTelevisionVideo gaming
Politics
ElectionsInternational leadersSovereign states
Sovereign state leadersTerritorial governors
Science and technology
ArchaeologyAviationBirding/OrnithologyPalaeontologyRail transportSpaceflight
Sports
BadmintonBaseballBasketballVolleyball
By place
AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAngolaAntarcticaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBangladeshThe BahamasBarbadosBelgiumBeninBhutanBosnia and HerzegovinaBrazilBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaCosta RicaCroatiaCubaCyprusCzechiaDenmarkEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEstoniaEthiopiaEuropean UnionFinlandFranceGabonGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGuatemalaHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIraqIranIrelandIsraelItalyIvory CoastJapanKazakhstanKenyaKuwaitLaosLatviaLibyaLithuaniaLuxembourgMacauMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaliMexicoMoldovaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNigerNigeriaNorth KoreaNorwayOmanPakistanPalestinePeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth KoreaSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTanzaniaThailandTurkeyUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVenezuelaVietnamYemenZambiaZimbabwe
Other topics
Religious leaders
Birth and death categories
BirthsDeaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
Works and introductions categories
WorksIntroductions
Works entering the public domain
2001 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2001
MMI
Ab urbe condita2754
Armenian calendar1450
ԹՎ ՌՆԾ
Assyrian calendar6751
Bahá'í calendar157–158
Balinese saka calendar1922–1923
Bengali calendar1408
Berber calendar2951
British Regnal year49 Eliz. 2 – 50 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2545
Burmese calendar1363
Byzantine calendar7509–7510
Chinese calendar庚辰(Metal Dragon)
4697 or 4637
    — to —
辛巳年 (Metal Snake)
4698 or 4638
Coptic calendar1717–1718
Discordian calendar3167
Ethiopian calendar1993–1994
Hebrew calendar5761–5762
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2057–2058
 - Shaka Samvat1922–1923
 - Kali Yuga5101–5102
Holocene calendar12001
Igbo calendar1001–1002
Iranian calendar1379–1380
Islamic calendar1421–1422
Japanese calendarHeisei 13
(平成13年)
Javanese calendar1933–1934
Juche calendar90
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4334
Minguo calendarROC 90
民國90年
Nanakshahi calendar533
Thai solar calendar2544
Tibetan calendar阳金龙年
(male Iron-Dragon)
2127 or 1746 or 974
    — to —
阴金蛇年
(female Iron-Snake)
2128 or 1747 or 975
Unix time978307200 – 1009843199

2001 was designated as International Year of Volunteers.

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JanuaryEdit

 
January 20: George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States

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Soldiers board a Chinook helicopter

DecemberEdit

BirthsEdit

Births
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Nobel PrizesEdit

Further readingEdit

  • McGuinness, Phillipa (2018). The Year Everything Changed: 2001. Vintage Books. ISBN 9780143782421.[10]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "AOL-TIme Warner deals get OK". CNN Money. January 12, 2001. Retrieved September 12, 2018.
  2. ^ Kock, N., Jung, Y., & Syn, T. (2016). Wikipedia and e-Collaboration Research: Opportunities and Challenges. Archived September 27, 2016, at the Wayback Machine International Journal of e-Collaboration (IJeC), 12(2), 1–8.
  3. ^ "23 Iraqis Reported Killed". The New York Times. Iraq; Great Britain. June 21, 2001. Retrieved November 25, 2015.
  4. ^ Longman, Jere (July 13, 2001). "Beijing Is Selected as 2008 Host City". The New York Times. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  5. ^ "'As Slow As Possible': World's Longest Running Concert At St. Burchard Church Turns 10". The Huffington Post. November 21, 2011. Retrieved November 29, 2015.
  6. ^ "Speech View". Defense.gov. Archived from the original on July 17, 2015. Retrieved November 25, 2015.
  7. ^ "Apple Presents iPod". Apple Inc. October 23, 2001. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  8. ^ Callaham, John (April 8, 2014). "A (very) brief history of Windows XP". Neowin. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  9. ^ "2001 Federal Election | AustralianPolitics.com". australianpolitics.com.
  10. ^ "Review: The Year Everything Changed: 2001 by Phillipa McGuinness by Miriam Cosic, The Australian, 9 June 2018

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