2060sCenturies: 20th century - 21st century - 22nd century
Events and Trends
- 2060: The year that Isaac Newton predicted the apocalypse will take place.
- 2061: The orbit of Halley's Comet intersects the orbit of the Earth every 76 years; the previous intersection was in 1985.
- 2061: April 12 Hundredth anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's flight.
- 2061: Expected expiration of Singapore-Malaysia Water Agreement.
- 2066: One thousandth anniversary of the Battle of Hastings.
- 2067: July 1 - Two hundredth anniversary of the Confederation of Canada
- 2069: Hundredth anniversary of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin's landing on the Moon.
- The cartoon series The Jetsons, was originally set in 2062. This is because the series first aired in 1962, and the show was a prediction of what life would be like a hundred years in the future. Jetsons: The Movie(1990) states that The Jetsons is set "Late in the 21st century", so it seems this date has been abandoned. Note that no precise date has ever been stated in any episode.
- 2063 - In Star Trek, Zefram Cochrane makes the first human warp flight. This attracts the Vulcans and they make first contact with humans.