Turn of the century

under turn of the century (English. turn OF the century) one understands generally the period of some years, into which one century changes in the next.
With sharper version there is the years with the last numbers 00 and 01, but feels most humans the change of the final number 99 to 00 (and the jump in the hundred hundred) than more important.

In special meant so far around the turn of the century the change of 19. to 20. Century - thus about the years 1896 to 1905. It was in Europe a time with strong political and social changes - and at the same time very pronounced styles in architecture and art. Since the last turn of the century of 20. to 21. Century became outdated the term in mentioned above connection.

See also: Period of promoterism, turn of the year, calendar calculation


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