Wikipedia:Five-million pool

This is a pool for predicting the date at which the number of articles (as defined by the official article count presented on the Special:statistics) in the English Wikipedia reaches 5,000,000 (five million). The person who comes closest to the actual date is the winner (of eternal fame). The current number of articles in the English Wikipedia is 6,660,032.

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666,666th pool
Million pool
Millionth topic
Two-million pool
Two-millionth topic
300-million edits
Three-millionth topic
Four-million pool
Five-million pool (1)
Five-million pool (2)
Five-millionth topic
Five-thousandth FA (1)
Five-thousandth FA (2)
Six-million pool
Six-millionth topic
Billionth edit
1000th Wikimedia wiki
Closed for voting
6,666,666th pool
Seven-million pool
Eight-million pool
Open for voting
Seven-millionth topic
7,500,000th pool
Eight-millionth topic
Nine-million pool
Nine-millionth topic
Ten-million pool
Ten-millionth topic
Eleven-million pool
Eleven-millionth topic
Twelve-million pool
Twelve-millionth topic
Thirteen-million pool
Thirteen-millionth topic
Fifteen-million pool
Fifteen-millionth topic
Twenty-million pool
Fifty-million pool
66,666,666th pool
Hundred-million pool
123,456,789th pool
666,666,666th pool
987,654,321st pool
Billion pool
Eleventy-billion pool (1)
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Trillion pool
Quadrillion pool
Quintillion pool
Sextillion pool
Septillion pool
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Decillion pool
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100-million page pool
Last topic
Last edit
500th language
1.5-billionth edit
Two-billionth edit

The English Wikipedia article count reached 2,500,000 on August 11, 2008 at about 22:29 (UTC), thereby closing the pool. This pool opened on March 21, 2005, shortly after the 500,000th article was created.

This pool is closed. Any further votes will be reverted. 5M reached on 2015 November 1. Winner of the pool: User:Mark E.

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