2025 (MMXXV) will be a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2025th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 25th year of the 3rd millennium, the 25th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2020s decade.
|Ab urbe condita||2778|
|Balinese saka calendar||1946–1947|
|British Regnal year||N/A|
|Chinese calendar||甲辰年 (Wood Dragon)|
4721 or 4661
— to —
乙巳年 (Wood Snake)
4722 or 4662
|- Vikram Samvat||2081–2082|
|- Shaka Samvat||1946–1947|
|- Kali Yuga||5125–5126|
|Japanese calendar||Reiwa 7|
|Julian calendar||Gregorian minus 13 days|
|Minguo calendar||ROC 114|
|Thai solar calendar||2568|
2151 or 1770 or 998
— to —
2152 or 1771 or 999
|Unix time||1735689600 – 1767225599|
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Predicted and scheduled eventsEdit
- Assuming no further extensions to the term of copyrights become law in the interim, Plane Crazy, The Barn Dance, The Opry House, When the Cat's Away, The Barnyard Battle, The Plow Boy, The Karnival Kid, Mickey's Follies, Mickey's Choo Choo, The Jazz Fool, Jungle Rhythm, The Haunted House and Wild Waves will enter the public domain, as well as other books, films, and other works published in 1929.
- The American FAA will have been implementing a new system of GPS called NextGen that will be fully functional by this year.
- Jan 8-Feb 2 The 2025 World Men's Handball Championship will be held in Croatia, Denmark and Norway
- January 20 – The president-elect of the 2024 United States presidential election is scheduled to be inaugurated.
- January – The 2025 World Men's Handball Championship will be held in Croatia, Denmark and Norway.
- March 18–April 7 – The 2025 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament will be scheduled in Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas.
- May 3–November 23 – Expo 2025 will be held in Osaka, Japan.
- October–November – The 2025 Rugby League World Cup will be held in Canada and USA.
- Both Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 space probes have sufficient electrical power to operate their radio transmitters until at least this year.
- 2025 Polish presidential election
- Toyota plans to launch its first fully electric vehicles.
- Planned ecumenical meeting of the Orthodox and Catholic Churches at Nicaea (İznik, Turkey) to mark the 1,700th anniversary of the Council of Nicaea.
- The ESA plans to begin mining the moon for natural resources by this date.
- Norway plans to ban the sale of all new diesel and petrol cars by this year.
- ITER's first plasma will occur.
- Kazakhstan will gradually transition to the Latin alphabet.
- Moore’s law is forecast to end by this year.
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- Smaller, Faster, Cheaper, Over: The Future of Computer Chips NY Times, September 2015