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Millennium: 3rd millennium
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2052 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 2052
Ab urbe condita 2805
Armenian calendar 1501
Assyrian calendar 6802
Bahá'í calendar 208–209
Balinese saka calendar 1973–1974
Bengali calendar 1459
Berber calendar 3002
British Regnal year N/A
Buddhist calendar 2596
Burmese calendar 1414
Byzantine calendar 7560–7561
Chinese calendar 辛未(Metal Goat)
4748 or 4688
    — to —
壬申年 (Water Monkey)
4749 or 4689
Coptic calendar 1768–1769
Discordian calendar 3218
Ethiopian calendar 2044–2045
Hebrew calendar 5812–5813
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2108–2109
 - Shaka Samvat 1973–1974
 - Kali Yuga 5152–5153
Holocene calendar 12052
Igbo calendar 1052–1053
Iranian calendar 1430–1431
Islamic calendar 1474–1475
Japanese calendar Heisei 64
Javanese calendar 1986–1987
Juche calendar 141
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4385
Minguo calendar ROC 141
Nanakshahi calendar 584
Thai solar calendar 2595
Tibetan calendar 阴金羊年
(female Iron-Goat)
2178 or 1797 or 1025
    — to —
(male Water-Monkey)
2179 or 1798 or 1026

2052 (MMLII) will be a leap year starting on Monday (dominical letter GF) of the Gregorian calendar, the 2052nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 52nd year of the 3rd millennium, the 52nd year of the 21st century, and the 3rd year of the 2050s decade.

Predicted and scheduled events[edit]

In fiction[edit]


  • In Stephen Baxter's novel Flood, Mount Everest – the highest point on Earth – is submerged in this year.


  • On the ABC series Defying Gravity, the Antares 6-year space mission begins in this year.
  • In the Futurama episode "A Big Piece of Garbage", NASA sends all of Earth's garbage into space in a cluster of a giant sphere aboard a rocket.
  • On the HBO show 'Westworld', the 'present day' timeline takes place in 2052. Video footage from the official website, which has since been removed, stated that the security data is from Jun 15, 2052. It has now been replaced with xx/xx/xxxx.

Video games[edit]


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  3. ^ Closest supermoon since 1948!, EarthSky, retrieved 14 November 2016