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2017 (MMXVII) is the current year, and is a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2017th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 17th year of the 3rd millennium, the 17th year of the 21st century, and the 8th year of the 2010s decade.

Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
2017 by topic:
Arts
ArchitectureComicsFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – Music (Country, Metal, UK) – RadioTelevisionVideo gaming
Politics
ElectionsInternational leadersSovereign states
Sovereign state leadersTerritorial governors
Science and technology
ArchaeologyAviationBirding/OrnithologyMeteorologyPalaeontologyRail transportSpaceflight
Sports
Association football (soccer)Athletics (track and field)BadmintonBaseballBasketballBoxingCricketGolfHorse racingIce hockeyMotorsportRoad cyclingRugby leagueRugby unionTable tennisTennisVolleyball
By place
AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAntarcticaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBangladeshBelgiumBhutanBosnia and HerzegovinaBrazilCanadaCape VerdeChileChinaCosta RicaCroatiaCubaDenmarkEl SalvadorEgyptEstoniaEthiopiaEuropean UnionFinlandFranceGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIraqIranIrelandIsraelItalyJapanKenyaKuwaitLaosLatviaLibyaLithuaniaLuxembourgMacauMalaysiaMexicoMoldovaNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNorth KoreaNorwayPakistanPalestinian territoriesPhilippinesPolandRomaniaRussiaRwandaSerbiaSingaporeSouth AfricaSouth KoreaSpainSri LankaSwedenTaiwanThailandTurkeyUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesVenezuelaVietnamYemenZimbabwe
Other topics
AwardsLawReligious leaders
Birth and death categories
BirthsDeaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
Works and introductions categories
WorksIntroductions
Works entering the public domain
2017 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 2017
MMXVII
Ab urbe condita 2770
Armenian calendar 1466
ԹՎ ՌՆԿԶ
Assyrian calendar 6767
Bahá'í calendar 173–174
Balinese saka calendar 1938–1939
Bengali calendar 1424
Berber calendar 2967
British Regnal year 65 Eliz. 2 – 66 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2561
Burmese calendar 1379
Byzantine calendar 7525–7526
Chinese calendar 丙申(Fire Monkey)
4713 or 4653
    — to —
丁酉年 (Fire Rooster)
4714 or 4654
Coptic calendar 1733–1734
Discordian calendar 3183
Ethiopian calendar 2009–2010
Hebrew calendar 5777–5778
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2073–2074
 - Shaka Samvat 1938–1939
 - Kali Yuga 5117–5118
Holocene calendar 12017
Igbo calendar 1017–1018
Iranian calendar 1395–1396
Islamic calendar 1438–1439
Japanese calendar Heisei 29
(平成29年)
Javanese calendar 1950–1951
Juche calendar 106
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4350
Minguo calendar ROC 106
民國106年
Nanakshahi calendar 549
Thai solar calendar 2560
Tibetan calendar 阳火猴年
(male Fire-Monkey)
2143 or 1762 or 990
    — to —
阴火鸡年
(female Fire-Rooster)
2144 or 1763 or 991
Unix time 1483228800 – 1514764799

2017 has been designated as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development by the United Nations General Assembly.[1]

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Nobel PrizesEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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