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2016 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar2016
Ab urbe condita2769
Armenian calendar1465
Assyrian calendar6766
Bahá'í calendar172–173
Bengali calendar1423
Berber calendar2966
British Regnal year64 Eliz. 2 – 65 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2560
Burmese calendar1378
Byzantine calendar7524–7525
Chinese calendar乙未(Wood Goat)
4712 or 4652
    — to —
丙申年 (Fire Monkey)
4713 or 4653
Coptic calendar1732–1733
Discordian calendar3182
Ethiopian calendar2008–2009
Hebrew calendar5776–5777
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2072–2073
 - Shaka Samvat1937–1938
 - Kali Yuga5116–5117
Holocene calendar12016
Igbo calendar1016–1017
Iranian calendar1394–1395
Islamic calendar1437–1438
Japanese calendarHeisei 28
Javanese calendar1949–1950
Juche calendar105
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4349
Minguo calendarROC 105
Nanakshahi calendar548
Thai solar calendar2559
Unix time1451606400–1483228799
President of the United States of 2016

Barack Obama
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The year AD 2016 was a historical year for the United States of America. This year contained the 2016 election, where a non-politician won the race, despite the media's lack of support.


During 2016, there were 2 lunar eclipses. The first was on March 23 and was a Penumbral lunar eclipse. The second was on September 16 and was a Penumbral lunar eclipse.


In November, the people of the United States of America voted for their next president. The candidates that ran were Donald J Trump, Hillary Clinton, Gary Johnson, Darrel Castle, John Kasich, Jill Stein, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Ben Carson, Jeb Bush, Jim Gilmore, Carly Fiorina, Chris Christie, Rand Paul, Rick Santorum, Mike Huckabee, George Pataki, Lindsey Graham, Bobby Jindal, Scott Walker, Rick Perry, Bernie Sanders, Martin O'Malley, Lawrence Lessig, Lincoln Chafee, and Jim Webb. Out of all these candidates, the one who won the November election was Donald Trump, a business man who is not a politician nor has ever ran for office.