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This article is about the year 2023.
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2023 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 2023
Ab urbe condita 2776
Armenian calendar 1472
Assyrian calendar 6773
Bahá'í calendar 179–180
Bengali calendar 1430
Berber calendar 2973
British Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 2567
Burmese calendar 1385
Byzantine calendar 7531–7532
Chinese calendar 壬寅(Water Tiger)
4719 or 4659
    — to —
癸卯年 (Water Rabbit)
4720 or 4660
Coptic calendar 1739–1740
Discordian calendar 3189
Ethiopian calendar 2015–2016
Hebrew calendar 5783–5784
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2079–2080
 - Shaka Samvat 1945–1946
 - Kali Yuga 5124–5125
Holocene calendar 12023
Igbo calendar 1023–1024
Iranian calendar 1401–1402
Islamic calendar 1444–1445
Japanese calendar Heisei 35
Juche calendar 112
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4356
Minguo calendar ROC 112
Thai solar calendar 2566
Unix time 1672531200–1704067199

2023 (MMXXIII) will be a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter A), the 2023rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 23rd year of the 3rd millennium, the 23rd year of the 21st century, and the 4th year of the 2020s decade.

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  • Gunbuster (1988)
  • Click (2006): Michael Newman uses his remote control and is unwillingly sent to 2023, among other years.
  • Doomsday (2008): briefly mentions the extension of the Thames Barrier due to torrential floods in 2023
  • 2023 (2009)[2] Norwegian shortfilm.
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014): In the Future, Sentinels have been created to hunt down Mutants. They eventually begin targeting Humans with a strong possibility to have mutant children and humans who help the mutants. A majority of the world's population has been killed. From here, the X-Men project Wolverine back to 1973 to prevent Sentinels from ever being created, saving all of mankind in the process.
  • The Purge: Anarchy (2014): The events of the film take place a year after the 2022 Purge.