20t century

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The 20t century wis the period atween 1 Januar 1901[1] an 31 December 2000,[2][3] inclusive. It wis the tent an last century o the 2nt millennium. It is distinct frae the century kent as the 1900s (whiles written 19XX), that began on 1 Januar 1900 an endit 31 December 1999.

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  1. "Twentieth Century's Triumphant Entry". The New York Times. January 1, 1901
  2. "When and where did the new Millennium officially start, and why? Archived 2012-06-20 at the Wayback Machine". Royal Observatory Greenwich
  3. "The 21st Century and the 3rd Millennium When Did They Begin?". United States Naval Observatory. Retrieved 7 Juin 2013.