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Millennium: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century21st century22nd century
Decades: 2050s 2060s 2070s2080s2090s 2100s 2110s
Years: 2080 2081 2082 2083 2084 2085 2086 2087 2088 2089

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Notable predictions and known events

2080

  • According to The China Modernization Report, China is expected to be one of the most developed countries in the world, equivalent to that of the United States today.

2082

2084

2088

  • 27 October - Mercury occults Jupiter, first time since 1708, but very close to the sun and impossible to view with naked eye

2089

  • May–June – Magicicada broods X (17-year) and XIX (13-year) will emerge simultaneously.

Fictional events

2080

2081

2082

2083

  • Second American Civil War (2083 to 2086) in Judge Dredd
  • Andrea White's novel Surviving Antarctica: Reality TV 2083 takes place in 2083.

2084

  • According to the storyline of the 1982 arcade video game Robotron: 2084, in 2084 man perfects the Robotrons, a robot species so advanced that man is inferior to his own creation.
  • In the X-COM Storyline, the Fourth Alien War (AW-IV) starts in 2084.
  • The events described by a fictional version of Evel Knievel in the Midnight Brown song 2084. Including things like the TV series Dog Monkey vs. Monkey Dog and streets made of syrup.
  • The Sci-Fi film Total Recall is set in 2084.
  • The Doctor Who story Warriors of the Deep takes place in 2084.
  • A war in Ayreon's universe is set in 2084, said to be the "Sixth Extinction" by the "Forever" aliens (the "Fifth Extinction" was that of the dinosaurs 65 million years prior), causing the extinction of mankind save for the colony on Mars. Due to Mars' incapacity to support life, the Mars colony is effectively doomed, and after the death of its last inhabitant, the last human being, he is re-created as a new soul, the new Universal Migrator.
  • There will be a gay candidate for US president in 2084, according to The Simpsons.
  • 2084: Tomorrow is Today, a futuristic novel by John William McMullen set in the year 2084 in which the world has spiraled from economic collapse, limited nuclear war, and global anarchy into a United World under the protection of The Program.[1]

2085

  • Claire Fisher, fictional artist in the HBO television series, Six Feet Under, dies in 2085 in Manhattan at the age of 102.
  • 9-Volt from WarioWare, Inc., dies in 2085 in Diamond City at the age of 72.
  • 2085 is mentioned as the setting of singer The-Dream's single "Walking On the Moon".

2086

2087

2089

  • Venus Wars (1989): A war for independence breaks out on a colonized Venus in the year 2089.

References


Genealogy

Up to date as of February 01, 2010

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Category:Future eventsImage:Wp_globe_tiny.gif
Millennia: 3rd millennium
Centuries: 20th century - 21st century - 22nd century
Decades: 2050s 2060s 2070s - 2080s - 2090s 2100s 2110s
Years: 2080 2081 2082 2083 2084
2085 2086 2087 2088 2089
Categories: Births - Deaths - Architecture
Establishments - Disestablishments

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The decade as a whole

This decade is expected to be called "the twenty-eighties" or the "two thousand eighties", or maybe "the eighties".

Notable predictions and known events

2082

2084

Fictional references

  • Philip Kindred Dick's The Crack in Space is set on an overpopulated future Earth circa 2080.
  • 2080: In the television series "The Fairly Odd Parents" Timmy Turner dies
  • 2081: The year in which Harrison Bergeron by Kurt Vonnegut takes place.
  • the XGRA: Extreme-G Racing Association global season tournament is supposed to take place
  • According to the storyline of the 1982 video arcade game Robotron: 2084, in 2084 man perfects the Robotrons, a robot species so advanced that man is inferior to his own creation.
  • In the X-COM Storyline, the Fourth Alien War (AW-IV) starts in 2084.
  • Second American Civil War (2083 to 2086) in Judge Dredd
  • The Adventures of the Galaxy Rangers and Thunderbirds 2086 are both set in this year, 100 years after their 1986 premieres.
  • Claire Fisher, fictional artist in the HBO television series, Six Feet Under, dies in 2085 in Manhattan. She is 101 years old.
  • According to the videogame Warzone 2100, in 2085 defensive satellite systems will nuke all the major cities in the world, starting the Collapse.
  • The events described by a fictional version of Evel Knievel in the Midnight Brown song 2084. Including things like the TV series "Dog Monkey vs. Monkey Dog" and streets made of syrup.
  • The Sci-Fi film Total Recall is set in 2084.
  • A TV series called The Secret Show takes place in 2082.
  • The Doctor Who story Warriors of the Deep takes place in 2084.
  • The movie The Adventures of Pluto Nash takes place in 2087.
  • A war in Ayreon's universe is set in 2084, essentially wiping out all mankind and creating a new soul, the new Universal Migrator.
  • The first year of the Universal Century, the time line in which the 1979 anime series Mobile Suit Gundam and many of its sequels takes place, coincides with 2081.
  • In the eleventh season episode of The Simpsons (Pygmoelian), Bart and Lisa chase Maggie's elephant-shaped balloon into a building. After retrieving the balloon from a group of politicians, the children are handed a bumper sticker that Lisa reads "A Gay President in 2084."


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