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Gregorian calendar 1931
MCMXXXI
Ab urbe condita 2684
Armenian calendar 1380
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Assyrian calendar 6681
Bahá'í calendar 87–88
Balinese saka calendar 1852–1853
Bengali calendar 1338
Berber calendar 2881
British Regnal year 21  Geo. 5   22  Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2475
Burmese calendar 1293
Byzantine calendar 7439–7440
Chinese calendar 庚午(Metal  Horse)
4627 or 4567
     to 
辛未年 (Metal  Goat)
4628 or 4568
Coptic calendar 1647–1648
Discordian calendar 3097
Ethiopian calendar 1923–1924
Hebrew calendar 5691–5692
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1987–1988
 - Shaka Samvat 1852–1853
 - Kali Yuga 5031–5032
Holocene calendar 11931
Igbo calendar 931–932
Iranian calendar 1309–1310
Islamic calendar 1349–1350
Japanese calendar Shōwa 6
(昭和6年)
Javanese calendar 1861–1862
Juche calendar 20
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4264
Minguo calendar ROC 20
民國20年
Nanakshahi calendar 463
Thai solar calendar 2473–2474
Tibetan calendar 阳金马年
(male Iron-Horse)
2057 or 1676 or 904
     to 
阴金羊年
(female Iron-Goat)
2058 or 1677 or 905

1931 (MCMXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1931st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 931st year of the 2nd millennium, the 31st year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1930s decade.

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