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2015 (MMXV) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2015th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 15th year of the 3rd millennium, the 15th year of the 21st century, and the 6th year of the 2010s decade.

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2015 by topic:
Arts
ArchitectureComicsFilmHome videoLiterature (Poetry) – Music (Country, Rock, Metal, UK) – RadioPhotoTelevisionVideo gaming
Politics and government
ElectionsInternational leadersSovereign states
Sovereign state leadersTerritorial governors
Science and technology
ArchaeologyAviationBirding/OrnithologyPalaeontologyRail transportSpaceflight
Sports
BadmintonBaseballBasketballVolleyball
By place
AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAndorraAngolaAntarcticaArgentinaArmeniaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBangladeshThe BahamasBarbadosBelgiumBeninBhutanBosnia and HerzegovinaBrazilBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaColombiaCosta RicaCroatiaCubaCyprusCzechiaDenmarkEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEstoniaEthiopiaEuropean UnionFinlandFranceGabonGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGreeceGuatemalaGuyanaHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIraqIranIrelandIsraelItalyIvory CoastJapanKazakhstanKenyaKosovoKuwaitKyrgyzstanLaosLatviaLebanonLibyaLithuaniaLuxembourgMacauMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaliMexicoMoldovaMontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNigerNigeriaNorth KoreaNorwayOmanPakistanPalestinePeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSingaporeSlovakiaSloveniaSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth KoreaSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTanzaniaThailandTunisiaTurkeyUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVenezuelaVietnamYemenZambiaZimbabwe
Other topics
Religious leaders
Birth and death categories
BirthsDeaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
EstablishmentsDisestablishments
Works and introductions categories
WorksIntroductions
Works entering the public domain
2015 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 2015
MMXV
Ab urbe condita 2768
Armenian calendar 1464
ԹՎ ՌՆԿԴ
Assyrian calendar 6765
Bahá'í calendar 171–172
Balinese saka calendar 1936–1937
Bengali calendar 1422
Berber calendar 2965
British Regnal year 63  Eliz. 2   64  Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2559
Burmese calendar 1377
Byzantine calendar 7523–7524
Chinese calendar 甲午(Wood  Horse)
4711 or 4651
     to 
乙未年 (Wood  Goat)
4712 or 4652
Coptic calendar 1731–1732
Discordian calendar 3181
Ethiopian calendar 2007–2008
Hebrew calendar 5775–5776
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2071–2072
 - Shaka Samvat 1936–1937
 - Kali Yuga 5115–5116
Holocene calendar 12015
Igbo calendar 1015–1016
Iranian calendar 1393–1394
Islamic calendar 1436–1437
Japanese calendar Heisei 27
(平成27年)
Javanese calendar 1948–1949
Juche calendar 104
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4348
Minguo calendar ROC 104
民國104年
Nanakshahi calendar 547
Thai solar calendar 2558
Tibetan calendar 阳木马年
(male Wood-Horse)
2141 or 1760 or 988
     to 
阴木羊年
(female Wood-Goat)
2142 or 1761 or 989
Unix time 1420070400 – 1451606399

2015 was designated as:

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March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

Deaths

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January  · February  · March  · April  · May  · June  · July  · August  · September  · October  · November  · December

January

Mario Cuomo Mario Cuomo NY Governor 1987.jpg
Mario Cuomo
King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia King Abdullah bin Abdul al-Saud January 2007.jpg
King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia
Zhelyu Zhelev Zhelyu-Zhelev-20090423.jpg
Zhelyu Zhelev
Richard von Weizsacker Bundesarchiv Bild 146-1991-039-11, Richard v. Weizsacker.jpg
Richard von Weizsäcker

February

Aldo Ciccolini Aldo Ciccolini cropped.JPG
Aldo Ciccolini
Andre Brink Andre Brink Portrait.jpg
André Brink
Gary Owens GaryOwens-cropped.jpg
Gary Owens
Clark Terry Clark Terry in 1981.jpg
Clark Terry
Leonard Nimoy Leonard Nimoy by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Leonard Nimoy

March

Sam Simon Sam Simon.jpg
Sam Simon
Terry Pratchett 10.12.12TerryPratchettByLuigiNovi1.jpg
Terry Pratchett
Malcolm Fraser Malcolm Fraser 1977 - crop.jpg
Malcolm Fraser
Lee Kuan Yew Lee Kuan Yew.jpg
Lee Kuan Yew

April

Gunter Grass Gunter Grass auf dem Blauen Sofa.jpg
Günter Grass
Surya Bahadur Thapa Surya Bahadur Thapa 2005-11-24.jpg
Surya Bahadur Thapa
Izatullo Khayoyev Khayoev Izzatullo.jpg
Izatullo Khayoyev

May

Maya Plisetskaya Maya Plisetskaya - 1974.jpg
Maya Plisetskaya
B.B. King B.B. King in 2009.jpg
B.B. King
John Forbes Nash, Jr. John Forbes Nash, Jr. by Peter Badge.jpg
John Forbes Nash, Jr.

June

Nicholas Liverpool Nicholas Liverpool.jpg
Nicholas Liverpool
Christopher Lee Christopher Lee at the Berlin International Film Festival 2013.jpg
Christopher Lee
Suleyman Demirel Suleyman Demirel 1998.jpg
Süleyman Demirel
James Horner James-horner-07.jpg
James Horner
Yevgeny Primakov E Primakov 03.jpg
Yevgeny Primakov

July

Omar Sharif Omar Sharif 2013.jpg
Omar Sharif
Satoru Iwata Satoru Iwata - Game Developers Conference 2011 - Day 2 (1).jpg
Satoru Iwata
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam A. P. J. Abdul Kalam in 2008.jpg
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Edward Natapei Edward Natapei 2009.jpg
Edward Natapei

August

Robert Conquest Robert Conquest (cropped).jpg
Robert Conquest
Yvonne Craig Yvonne Craig Batgirl.JPG
Yvonne Craig
Oliver Sacks 9.13.09OliverSacksByLuigiNovi.jpg
Oliver Sacks

September

Jackie Collins Jackie Collins.jpg
Jackie Collins
Yogi Berra Yogi Berra 2009 (cropped).jpg
Yogi Berra

October

Denis Healey Denis Healey.jpg
Denis Healey
Henning Mankell Henning Mankell 3 2011 Shankbone.jpg
Henning Mankell
Mathieu Kerekou Mathieu Kerekou 2006Feb10.JPG
Mathieu Kérékou
Maureen O'Hara Maureen O'Hara in April 1942.jpg
Maureen O'Hara

November

Fred Thompson Fred Thompson.jpg
Fred Thompson
Yitzhak Navon Yitzhak Navon 1.jpg
Yitzhak Navon
Helmut Schmidt Helmut Schmidt Bundeskanzler - Moscow 11 dec 2013.jpg
Helmut Schmidt
Jonah Lomu Jonah Lomu (cropped).jpg
Jonah Lomu
Kim Young-sam Kim Young Sam 1996.png
Kim Young-sam

December

Robert Loggia Robert Loggia.jpg
Robert Loggia
Kurt Masur Kurt Masur TA 2012 cropped.jpg
Kurt Masur
Stein Eriksen Stein Eriksen skiloper - L0029 455Fo30141606080173.jpg
Stein Eriksen
Lemmy Lemmy-02.jpg
Lemmy
Natalie Cole NatalieColeHWOFMay2013.jpg
Natalie Cole

Nobel Prizes

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Nobel medal

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