2026 (MMXXVI) will be a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2026th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 26th year of the 3rd millennium, the 26th year of the 21st century, and the 7th year of the 2020s decade.

Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
2026 by topic:
Arts
Animation (Anime)–ArchitectureComicsFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – Music (Classical, Country, Hip hop, Jazz, Latin, Metal, Rock, UK, US) – RadioPhotoTelevision ( Italy, UK, Scotland, US) – Video games
Politics and government
ElectionsInternational leadersSovereign states
Sovereign state leadersTerritorial governors
Science and technology
ArchaeologyBiotechnologyComputingPalaeontologyQuantum computing and communicationSpace/AstronomySpaceflight
Environment
Birding/Ornithology
Climate change
Transportation
AviationRail transport
Sports
American footballAssociation footballAthletics (sport)BadmintonBaseballBasketballChessCombat sportsCricketCyclingGolfIce hockeyRugby unionSwimmingTennisVolleyball
By place
AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAndorraAngolaAntarcticaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBangladeshThe BahamasBahrainBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBeninBhutanBoliviaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBrazilBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaCosta RicaComorosCroatiaCubaCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEritreaEstoniaEthiopiaEuropean UnionEswatiniFijiFinlandFranceGabonGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGuatemalaGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsraelItalyIvory CoastJapanJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLithuaniaLuxembourgMacauMadagascarMarshall IslandsMalawiMalaysiaMaliMaltaMauritaniaMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMongoliaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNauruNamibiaNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNorth KoreaNorth MacedoniaNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestinePanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalQatarRomaniaRussiaRwandaSamoaSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSomaliaSouth AfricaSolomon IslandsSouth KoreaSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTogoTongaTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuelaVietnamYemenZambiaZimbabwe
Other topics
Religious leaders
Birth and death categories
BirthsDeaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
Works and introductions categories
WorksIntroductions
Works entering the public domain
2026 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2026
MMXXVI
Ab urbe condita2779
Armenian calendar1475
ԹՎ ՌՆՀԵ
Assyrian calendar6776
Bahá'í calendar182–183
Balinese saka calendar1947–1948
Bengali calendar1433
Berber calendar2976
British Regnal yearN/A
Buddhist calendar2570
Burmese calendar1388
Byzantine calendar7534–7535
Chinese calendar乙巳(Wood Snake)
4722 or 4662
    — to —
丙午年 (Fire Horse)
4723 or 4663
Coptic calendar1742–1743
Discordian calendar3192
Ethiopian calendar2018–2019
Hebrew calendar5786–5787
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2082–2083
 - Shaka Samvat1947–1948
 - Kali Yuga5126–5127
Holocene calendar12026
Igbo calendar1026–1027
Iranian calendar1404–1405
Islamic calendar1447–1448
Japanese calendarReiwa 8
(令和8年)
Javanese calendar1959–1960
Juche calendar115
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4359
Minguo calendarROC 115
民國115年
Nanakshahi calendar558
Thai solar calendar2569
Tibetan calendar阴木蛇年
(female Wood-Snake)
2152 or 1771 or 999
    — to —
阳火马年
(male Fire-Horse)
2153 or 1772 or 1000
Unix time1767225600 – 1798761599

This year will mark a quarter of a century into the 3rd millennium and the 21st century.

Predicted and scheduled eventsEdit

Date unknownEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Nasa's Curiosity rover on course for Mars landing - BBC News". Bbc.co.uk. Retrieved November 12, 2015.
  2. ^ PLATO spacecraft to find new Earth-like exoplanets. June 21, 2017, Max Planck Society.
  3. ^ David Burroughs (June 18, 2020). "Finnish regional council delays Finland – Estonia undersea rail tunnel". International Railway Journal. Retrieved June 26, 2020.