Why is this century referred to as the 21st century?

Answer This century is known as the 21st century because it encapsulates the years between 2000 through the end of the year 2099. It is the 21 consecutive amount of 100-year periods starting at the year 0... Read More »

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What does century b.c.e. mean?

Dates before the birth of Christ are referred to as B.C., which stands for "Before Christ." However, those who wish to avoid religious references use the abbreviation B.C.E., which means "Before th... Read More »

When is the end of the 20th century?

The 20th century ended on December 31, 2000 and it began on January 1, 1901. A century is a period of time that lasts one hundred years. The first year in a century always ends in one and the last ... Read More »

Who won the BBC man of the century for Europe?

Yes, for quite a few years in the 1960s, if not earlier.

What is the 5th century called?

The 5th century marked the beginning of the Middle Ages, also known as the Medieval period. The Middle Ages began with the fall of the Roman Empire and lasted for approximately 10,000 years until t... Read More »