2040s

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The 2040s (pronounced "twenty-forties") is a decade of the Gregorian calendar that will begin on January 1, 2040, and will end on December 31, 2049.

Millennium: 3rd millennium
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Years:
  • 2040
  • 2041
  • 2042
  • 2043
  • 2044
  • 2045
  • 2046
  • 2047
  • 2048
  • 2049
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This list includes notable predictions by world organizations and figures of ideal goals set. It also includes scheduled events as of the present year that include treaties and/or deals with expiration dates. The information provided below comes with uncertainty as predictions and events are almost always changing with up to date information.

Notable predictions and known eventsEdit

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Predicted astronomical eventsEdit

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  • October 1 – Occultation of Regulus by Venus. The last was on July 7, 1959. The next occultation of Regulus by Venus will occur on October 21, 3187, although some sources claim it will occur on October 6, 2271.

SpeculationsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

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