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2000s 2001. George W. Bush takes office as the 43rd president of the United States.; September 11 attacks: Al-Qaeda terrorists crash two planes into the twin towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, the third plane into the Pentagon in Washington, DC.
The 21st (twenty-first) century is the current century in the Anno Domini era or Common Era, in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. It began on January 1, 2001 , and will end on December 31, 2100 (MMC). The 21st century is the first century of the 3rd millennium.
Talk:Timeline of the 21st century From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Material from Timeline of modern history was split to Timeline of the 21st century on 8 April 2017 from this version. The former page's history now serves to provide attribution for that content in the latter page, and it must not be deleted so long as the latter page exists.
Timelines of world history; List of timelines; Chronology; See calendar and list of calendars for other groupings of years. See history, history by period, and periodization for different organizations of historical events. For earlier time periods, see Timeline of the Big Bang, Geologic time scale, Timeline of evolution, and Logarithmic timeline
From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The 21st century BC is a century which lasted from the year 2100 BC to 2001 BC.
21st century (2001–2100) (1421 AH–1527 AH) 2001 Damascus Spring is brought to an end by the arrest of 10 civil society activist who were sentenced to between two and 10 years.
This timeline of antisemitism chronicles the facts of antisemitism, hostile actions or discrimination against Jews as a religious or ethnic group, in the 21st century. It includes events in the history of antisemitic thought, actions taken to combat or relieve the effects of antisemitism, and events that affected the prevalence of antisemitism in later years.
Morris, Richard B. and Graham W. Irwin, eds. Harper Encyclopedia of the Modern World: A Concise Reference History from 1760 to the Present (1970) online For later events, see Timeline of the 21st century .
- Sep 11, 2001. 9/11 Terrorist Attack. On September 11th, 2001 two planes crashed into the North and South Twin Towers, The Pentagon, and an attempt to attack the White House.
- Oct 7, 2001. U.S. Invasion of Afghanistan. The U.S. and NATO invaded Afghanistan on October 7, 2001 and overthrew the Al-Qaeda-supportive Taliban government.
- Period: Feb 1, 2003 to Sep 1, 2011. War in Darfur. A conflict in Darfur, Sudan began and soon escalated into full-scale war. It is soon considered the worst humanitarian crisis in the world.
- Period: Feb 1, 2003 to Aug 10, 2010. Overthrowing of Suddham Hussein. The Multi-National Force – Iraq, led by the U.S. oberthrew and eventually executed Suddham Hussein.
- 9/11. September 11 attacks were a number of terrorist suicide attacks on American soil. They were committed in the year 2001, and are associated with the al Qaeda, and Islamic extremist groups.
- Hurricane Katrina. Hurricane Katrina was a deadly tropical cyclone that caused damage and death in the southeastern part of the United States. The Hurricane happened in August 2005 and took more than 1,800 lives and costing millions of dollars, ranking as the most expensive natural disaster that ever happened in the United States.
- Pluto Is A Dwarf. Fourteen years ago, the International Astronomical Union decided that Pluto would no longer be considered a planet, but a dwarf planet.
- No More VCR's. After more than 40 years of VHS VCR, this revolutionary invention reached the end of its life in 2016, with Funai (the last remaining VHS maker) ceasing their production and putting an end to an era of home entertainment.