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Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century21st century22nd century
Decades: 1980s  1990s  2000s  – 2010s –  2020s  2030s  2040s
Years: 2012 2013 201420152016 2017 2018
2015 by topic:
News by month
ArchitectureArtComicsFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – Music (Country, Metal, UK) – RadioTelevisionVideo gaming
Int'l leaders – PoliticsState leadersSovereign states
Science and technology
ArchaeologyAviationBirding/OrnithologyMeteorologyPalaeontologyRail transportScienceSpaceflight
SportAthletics (Track and Field)Australian Football LeagueBaseballBasketballFootball (soccer)CricketIce HockeyMotorsport – Road cycling (men, women) – TennisRugby league
By place
Germany – GhanaHungaryIndiaIraqIranIrelandIsraelItalyJapanKenyaLatviaLithuaniaLuxembourgMalaysiaMexicoMoldovaNew ZealandNorwayPakistanPalestinian territoriesPhilippinesPolandRomaniaRussiaSerbiaSingaporeSouth AfricaSouth KoreaSpainSri LankaUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited States
Other topics
AwardsLawReligious leaders
Birth and death categories
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Works and introductions categories
Works entering the public domain
2015 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 2015
Ab urbe condita 2768
Armenian calendar 1464
Assyrian calendar 6765
Bahá'í calendar 171–172
Bengali calendar 1422
Berber calendar 2965
British Regnal year 63 Eliz. 2 – 64 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2559
Burmese calendar 1377
Byzantine calendar 7523–7524
Chinese calendar 甲午(Wood Horse)
4711 or 4651
    — to —
乙未年 (Wood Goat)
4712 or 4652
Coptic calendar 1731–1732
Discordian calendar 3181
Ethiopian calendar 2007–2008
Hebrew calendar 5775–5776
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2071–2072
 - Shaka Samvat 1937–1938
 - Kali Yuga 5116–5117
Holocene calendar 12015
Igbo calendar 1015–1016
Iranian calendar 1393–1394
Islamic calendar 1436–1437
Japanese calendar Heisei 27
Juche calendar 104
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4348
Minguo calendar ROC 104
Thai solar calendar 2558
Unix time 1420070400–1451606399

2015 (MMXV) is the current year, and is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter D), the 2015th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 15th year of the 3rd millennium, the 15th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2010s decade.

2015 has been designated the International Year of Light and the International Year of Soils by the Sixty-eighth session of the United Nations General Assembly.


  • Predicted and scheduled events 1
    • January 1.1
    • March 1.2
    • April 1.3
    • May 1.4
    • June 1.5
    • July 1.6
    • September 1.7
    • December 1.8
    • Date unknown 1.9
  • In fiction 2
    • Literature 2.1
    • Computer and video games 2.2
    • Film 2.3
    • Television 2.4
    • Media franchises 2.5
  • See also 3
  • References 4

Predicted and scheduled events









Date unknown

In fiction


Computer and video games



Media franchises

  • .hack: A fire occurs at the main CC Corp building in 2015, resulting in a large loss of data and forcing original version of the online game known as The World to be shut down and replaced with The World: R2.

See also


  1. ^ "NASA's Dawn Fills out its Ceres Dance Card". NASA. Retrieved October 28, 2014.
  2. ^ "New Horizons". NASA. August 24, 2012. Retrieved July 24, 2013. 
  3. ^ Queen Elizabeth II marks another milestone
  4. ^ Mináriková, Katarína (2014-05-12). "Roaming charges to drop, end". The Slovak Spectator. Retrieved 2014-06-08. 
  5. ^ Bandow, Doug (December 5, 2011). "Why Doesn't South Korea Defend The United States?".  
  6. ^ Cox, Johnathan (March 6, 2012). "Cloud Computer May Bring Millions of Jobs". Amazing News. Retrieved April 4, 2012. 
  7. ^ About. Retrieved June 28, 2013.
  8. ^ "Firebird 2015 AD (1981)".  
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