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2090s

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The 2090s (pronounced "twenty-nineties") is a decade of the Gregorian calendar that will begin on January 1, 2090 and will end on December 31, 2099.

Notable predictions and known events

2090

2092

2094

2095

  • Based on current trends, gender equality in the workplace will be achieved on a global basis.[2]

2096

  • February 29 – First time that Ash Wednesday falls on February 29.
  • 2096 is the last leap year before 2100, which will not be a leap year.
  • The dwarf planet 2015 RR245 will make its closest approach to the Sun.[3]

2099

  • According to one study, 83% of the Amazon rainforest may have been destroyed.[4]
  • The 100-year lease on toll Highway 407 in Ontario, Canada ends and full control of the electronic toll expressway returns to the Government of Ontario.

Fictional events

References

  1. ^ Enoch, Nick (February 29, 2012). "World's oldest nuclear power station closes... but it will take 90 more years and £954m to clear it completely". Daily Mail. London. Retrieved 29 February 2012.
  2. ^ "2095: The Year of Gender Equality in the Workplace, Maybe". World Economic Forum. 28 October 2014. Retrieved 7 August 2016.
  3. ^ "Astronomers discover new distant dwarf planet beyond Neptune". Science Daily. 11 July 2016. Retrieved 12 July 2016.
  4. ^ "No rainforest, no monsoon: get ready for a warmer world". NewScientist.