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Designated as: International Year of Pulses by the sixty-eighth session of the United Nations General Assembly.

International Year of Global Understanding (IYGU) by The International Council for Science (ICSU), the International Social Science Council (ISSC) & International Council for Philosophy and Human Sciences (CIPSH).

Preceded by 2015
Succeeded by 2017

2016 was a year in the Gregorian Calendar. People in Munich, Germany were warned to avoid crowds during New year celebrations due to terrorist threats. [1]

The 2016 U.S. Presidential Election took place this very year, and the result was that Donald Trump won. Gotthard Base Tunnel is the world's longest & deepest tunnel, it opened on June 1 2016.[2]

2016 was a leap year.[3]

Colorado's Unemployment is down at the lowest since April of 2001.[4]

Solar Eclipse days

Significant events


  1. Munich police warn of imminent terror threat
  4. Unemployment In Colorado At Lowest Level Since 2001
  7. Libya truck bomb targets police recruits in Zliten
  8. Jeb Bush comes out with a guacamole secert recipe/

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