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2030 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 2030
Ab urbe condita 2783
Armenian calendar 1479
Assyrian calendar 6780
Bahá'í calendar 186–187
Bengali calendar 1437
Berber calendar 2980
British Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 2574
Burmese calendar 1392
Byzantine calendar 7538–7539
Chinese calendar 己酉(Earth Rooster)
4726 or 4666
    — to —
庚戌年 (Metal Dog)
4727 or 4667
Coptic calendar 1746–1747
Discordian calendar 3196
Ethiopian calendar 2022–2023
Hebrew calendar 5790–5791
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2086–2087
 - Shaka Samvat 1952–1953
 - Kali Yuga 5131–5132
Holocene calendar 12030
Igbo calendar 1030–1031
Iranian calendar 1408–1409
Islamic calendar 1451–1452
Japanese calendar Heisei 42
Juche calendar 119
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4363
Minguo calendar ROC 119
Thai solar calendar 2573
Unix time 1893456000–1924991999

2030 (MMXXX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar, the 2030th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 30th year of the 3rd millennium, the 30th year of the 21st century, and the 1st year of the 2030s decade.

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Computer and video games[edit]


  • Theodore Rex (1995)
  • Disney's The Kid (2000): At the end of the movie where the main character finds his 70 year old self, but – differing from other movies – there were no changes in anything that was seen (planes, dinners and clothing).
  • The Time Machine (2002): Time traveller Alexander Hartdegen stops on 24 May 2030 where he talks to a holographic, artificial-intelligence librarian called Vox. Also in this year, mining is occurring on the Moon for the development of lunar homes.
  • Click (2006): Michael arrives at his son's wedding.
  • Death Racers (2008): The film begins in 2030 (with the outbreak of a second American civil war) and progresses into the year 2033
  • Repo! The Genetic Opera: The mass organ failures depicted in the film occur in this year.
  • Race to Mars: Humans from the United States, Canada, Japan, France, and Russia embark on a mission to Mars
  • Super: A Kannada-language movie directed by Upendra set in a Utopian India in the year 2030. It begins in 2030, regresses back to the current (2010), and ends in 2030.


  • I Do (Young Jeezy song) Andre 3000 mentions in a lyric 'And maybe 2030 our baby, she’ll be nerdy make the whole club swoon'
  • In the futuristic music video for Katy Perry's song E.T., there's a scene at a dump site where a dead bird is in a case, and the case says "Pigeon. Common bird, extinct in 2030."


See also[edit]


  1. ^ Chestney, Nina (January 30, 2012). "World lacks enough food, fuel as population soars: U.N.". Reuters. Retrieved March 5, 2012. 
  2. ^ http://blogs.aljazeera.com/blog/middle-east/saudis-may-not-have-oil-export-2030
  3. ^ "Japan Plans Moon Base By 2030". Moon Daily. August 3, 2006. Retrieved March 5, 2012. 
  4. ^ Wired UK (2012-03-14). "Russia Plans Moon Base, Mars Network by 2030". Wired.com. Retrieved 2012-03-15. 
  5. ^ "New Zealand's Energy Outlook to 2030" (PDF). Ministry of Economic Development, Government of New Zealand. November 2006. 
  6. ^ "Saudi plans 16 reactors by 2030". World Nuclear News. 2 June 2011.
  7. ^ Pflanz, Mike (12 Sep 2013). "Africa's population to double to 2.4 billion by 2050". The Telegraph. 
  8. ^ Maslin, Janet (May 1, 2011). "A Wry Eye on Problems of the Future". The New York Times. Retrieved March 5, 2012.