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2019 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar2019
MMXIX
Ab urbe condita2772
Armenian calendar1468
ԹՎ ՌՆԿԸ
Assyrian calendar6769
Bahá'í calendar175–176
Balinese saka calendar1940–1941
Bengali calendar1426
Berber calendar2969
British Regnal year67 Eliz. 2 – 68 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2563
Burmese calendar1381
Byzantine calendar7527–7528
Chinese calendar戊戌(Earth Dog)
4715 or 4655
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己亥年 (Earth Pig)
4716 or 4656
Coptic calendar1735–1736
Discordian calendar3185
Ethiopian calendar2011–2012
Hebrew calendar5779–5780
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 - Vikram Samvat2075–2076
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Japanese calendarHeisei 31 / Reiwa 1
(令和元年)
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Juche calendar108
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Korean calendar4352
Minguo calendarROC 108
民國108年
Nanakshahi calendar551
Thai solar calendar2562
Tibetan calendar阳土狗年
(male Earth-Dog)
2145 or 1764 or 992
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阴土猪年
(female Earth-Pig)
2146 or 1765 or 993
Unix time1546300800 – 1577836799

2019 (MMXIX) is the current year, and is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

2019 has been assigned as International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements by the United Nations General Assembly[1] given that it coincides with the 150th anniversary of its creation by Dmitri Mendeleev in 1869.


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  98. ^ Former SC Governor, U.S. Senator Ernest F. ‘Fritz’ Hollings dies at 97
  99. ^ David J. Thouless
  100. ^ Charles Van Doren, a Quiz Show Whiz Who Wasn’t, Dies at 93
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  102. ^ Murió esta madrugada la exprimera dama Estrella Zeledón (in Spanish)
  103. ^ Georgia Engel, Gentle-Voiced ‘Mary Tyler Moore’ Actress, Is Dead at 70
  104. ^ Liverpool legend Tommy Smith dies aged 74 after long battle with dementia
  105. ^ The Gravest of News!
  106. ^ Muere a los 103 años Neus Català, la superviviente de los campos de exterminio nazi (in Spanish)
  107. ^ Pioneering neuroscientist and Nobel laureate Paul Greengard dies at 93
  108. ^ Maailman vanhin elossa ollut olympiavoittaja Lydia Wideman-Lehtonen on kuollut (in Finnish)
  109. ^ Skådespelaren Bibi Andersson är död (in Swedish)
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  119. ^ Nguyên Chủ tịch nước Lê Đức Anh từ trần (in Vietnamese)
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  122. ^ L'acteur Jean-Pierre Marielle est mort à l'âge de 87 ans

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