2072 (MMLXXII) will be a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2072nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 72nd year of the 3rd millennium, the 72nd year of the 21st century, and the 3rd year of the 2070s decade.

Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
2072 by topic:
Arts
ArchitectureComicsFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – Music (Country, Rock, Metal, UK, US) – RadioPhotoTelevision (UK, US) – Video gaming
Politics and government
ElectionsInternational leadersSovereign states
Sovereign state leadersTerritorial governors
Science and technology
ArchaeologyAviationBirding/OrnithologyPalaeontologyRail transportSpaceflight
Sports
American footballAssociation footballAthletics (sport)BadmintonBaseballBasketballChessGolfIce hockeyTennisVolleyball
By place
AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAndorraAngolaAntarcticaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBangladeshThe BahamasBarbadosBelgiumBeninBhutanBosnia and HerzegovinaBrazilBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaCosta RicaCroatiaCubaCyprusCzechiaDenmarkEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEstoniaEthiopiaEuropean UnionFinlandFranceGabonGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGuatemalaGuyanaHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIraqIranIrelandIsraelItalyIvory CoastJapanKazakhstanKenyaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLibyaLithuaniaLuxembourgMacauMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaliMexicoMoldovaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNorth KoreaNorwayOmanPakistanPalestinePeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth KoreaSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTanzaniaThailandTunisiaTurkeyUgandaUkraineUnited 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
2072 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2072
MMLXXII
Ab urbe condita2825
Armenian calendar1521
ԹՎ ՌՇԻԱ
Assyrian calendar6822
Bahá'í calendar228–229
Balinese saka calendar1993–1994
Bengali calendar1479
Berber calendar3022
British Regnal yearN/A
Buddhist calendar2616
Burmese calendar1434
Byzantine calendar7580–7581
Chinese calendar辛卯(Metal Rabbit)
4768 or 4708
    — to —
壬辰年 (Water Dragon)
4769 or 4709
Coptic calendar1788–1789
Discordian calendar3238
Ethiopian calendar2064–2065
Hebrew calendar5832–5833
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2128–2129
 - Shaka Samvat1993–1994
 - Kali Yuga5172–5173
Holocene calendar12072
Igbo calendar1072–1073
Iranian calendar1450–1451
Islamic calendar1494–1495
Japanese calendarReiwa 54
(令和54年)
Javanese calendar2006–2007
Juche calendar161
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4405
Minguo calendarROC 161
民國161年
Nanakshahi calendar604
Thai solar calendar2615
Tibetan calendar阴金兔年
(female Iron-Rabbit)
2198 or 1817 or 1045
    — to —
阳水龙年
(male Water-Dragon)
2199 or 1818 or 1046
Unix time3218832000 – 3250454399

Predicted and scheduled eventsEdit

  • March 1 – This date will be the first one since February 28, 1900 to not fall on the same day of the week 28 years later. This is because 2100 is not a leap year.

In fictionEdit

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