2016 is a year in the 21st century.
- Terrorists suicide-bomb an art gallery in Texas in retaliation for its hosting of an anti-Muslim cartoon convention. (TXF: "Babylon")
- January: The X-files are reopened and Mulder and Scully are reassigned to the X-files. (TXF: "My Struggle")
- November: Donald Trump is elected as the 45th President of the United States. (TXF: "My Struggle III")
- The X-Files