1939

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1939 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1939
MCMXXXIX
Ab urbe condita 2692
Armenian calendar 1388
ԹՎ ՌՅՁԸ
Assyrian calendar 6689
Bahá'í calendar 95–96
Balinese saka calendar 1860–1861
Bengali calendar 1346
Berber calendar 2889
British Regnal year 3  Geo. 6   4  Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2483
Burmese calendar 1301
Byzantine calendar 7447–7448
Chinese calendar 戊寅(Earth  Tiger)
4635 or 4575
     to 
己卯年 (Earth  Rabbit)
4636 or 4576
Coptic calendar 1655–1656
Discordian calendar 3105
Ethiopian calendar 1931–1932
Hebrew calendar 5699–5700
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1995–1996
 - Shaka Samvat 1860–1861
 - Kali Yuga 5039–5040
Holocene calendar 11939
Igbo calendar 939–940
Iranian calendar 1317–1318
Islamic calendar 1357–1358
Japanese calendar Shōwa 14
(昭和14年)
Javanese calendar 1869–1870
Juche calendar 28
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4272
Minguo calendar ROC 28
民國28年
Nanakshahi calendar 471
Thai solar calendar 2481–2482
Tibetan calendar 阳土虎年
(male Earth-Tiger)
2065 or 1684 or 912
     to 
阴土兔年
(female Earth-Rabbit)
2066 or 1685 or 913
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The year 1939

1939 (MCMXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1939th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 939th year of the 2nd millennium, the 39th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1930s decade.

Contents

This year also marks the start of the Second World War, the largest and deadliest conflict in human history.

Events

Below, events of World War II have the WWII prefix.

January

Further Information: January 1939

February

Further Information: February 1939

February 21: Golden Gate International Exposition opens. Alyssamcpherson.jpg
February 21: Golden Gate International Exposition opens.

March

Further Information: March 1939

April

Further Information: April 1939

May

Further Information: May 1939

June

Further Information: June 1939

June 24: Siam is renamed "Thailand". Phutthamonthon Buddha.gif
June 24: Siam is renamed "Thailand".

July

Further Information: July 1939

August

Further Information: August 1939

September

Further Information: September 1939

September 1: Wielun destroyed by Luftwaffe bombing. Zniszczenia1939 0.jpg
September 1: Wieluń destroyed by Luftwaffe bombing.
Common parade of Wehrmacht and Red Army in Brest at the end of the Invasion of Poland. At the center Major General Heinz Guderian and Brigadier Semyon Krivoshein. Armia Czerwona, Wehrmacht 22.09.1939 wspolna parada.jpg
Common parade of Wehrmacht and Red Army in Brest at the end of the Invasion of Poland. At the center Major General Heinz Guderian and Brigadier Semyon Krivoshein.
September: Siege of Warsaw. Polish kid in the ruins of Warsaw September 1939.jpg
September: Siege of Warsaw.

October

Further Information: October 1939

November

Further Information: November 1939

November 6: Hedda Hopper Hedda-Hopper-1929.jpg
November 6: Hedda Hopper

December

Further Information: December 1939

Date unknown

Births

Births
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JanuaryFebruary

Ali Mahdi Muhammad Ali4th.jpg
Ali Mahdi Muhammad
Abdullah Ensour Abdullah Ensour 2014.jpg
Abdullah Ensour
Alfredo Palacio Alfredo Palacio (cropped).jpg
Alfredo Palacio
Ray Manzarek Ray Manzarek in Jan 2007 cropped.jpg
Ray Manzarek

MarchApril

Brian Mulroney Mulroney.jpg
Brian Mulroney
Marvin Gaye Marvin Gaye (1973).png
Marvin Gaye
Francis Ford Coppola Francis Ford Coppola 2011 CC.jpg
Francis Ford Coppola
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Dusty Springfield
Ali Khamenei Ali Khamenei crop.jpg
Ali Khamenei

MayJune

Ruud Lubbers Ruud Lubbers 1985.jpg
Ruud Lubbers
Sir Ian McKellen SDCC13 - Ian McKellen.jpg
Sir Ian McKellen
Jackie Stewart Jackie Stewart at the 2014 WEC Silverstone round.jpg
Jackie Stewart

JulyAugust

Karel Gott Karel Gott 2018.jpg
Karel Gott
Anibal Cavaco Silva Visita de Estado do Presidente Pena Nieto a Portugal (2014-06-05) - Assinatura do Livro de Honra (cropped).png
Aníbal Cavaco Silva
Elena Obraztsova Elena Obraztsova cropped.jpg
Elena Obraztsova
Milva Milva in Pistoia 31-01-09 06.JPG
Milva
John Howard Image-Howard2003upr.JPG
John Howard
Princess Irene of the Netherlands Prinses-irene-okt15-s.jpg
Princess Irene of the Netherlands
Romano Prodi Romano Prodi 2016 crop.jpg
Romano Prodi

September-October

Lily Tomlin Lily Tomlin 2014.jpg
Lily Tomlin
Guntis Ulmanis Flickr - Saeima - 10.Saeimas deputats Guntis Ulmanis.jpg
Guntis Ulmanis
Jorge Sampaio Jorge Sampaio 3.jpg
Jorge Sampaio
Ralph Lauren Ralph Lauren 2013.jpg
Ralph Lauren
Lee Harvey Oswald OswaldinMinsk.jpg
Lee Harvey Oswald
Joaquim Chissano Joaquim Chissano (cropped).jpg
Joaquim Chissano
F. Murray Abraham F Murray.Abraham cropped.jpg
F. Murray Abraham

November

Barbara Bosson Barbara Bosson 1985.jpg
Barbara Bosson
Emil Constantinescu Emil Constantinescu.jpg
Emil Constantinescu
Tina Turner Tina Turner 50th Anniversary Tour.jpg
Tina Turner
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi Abdullah Badawi official 2009.jpg
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi

December

La Lupe 06 la lupe.jpg
La Lupe

Deaths

January

Prince Valdemar of Denmark Prince Valdemar of Denmark (1858 - 1939).jpg
Prince Valdemar of Denmark
W. B. Yeats Yeats Boughton.jpg
W. B. Yeats

February

Venerable Janez Francisek Gnidovec Janez Francisek Gnidovec.jpg
Venerable Janez Frančišek Gnidovec
Pope Pius XI Papst Pius XI. 1JS.jpg
Pope Pius XI
Henri Jaspar Henri Jaspar.jpg
Henri Jaspar

March

Howard Carter Howard carter.jpg
Howard Carter
Patriarch Miron of Romania Miron Cristia patriach of Romania.JPG
Patriarch Miron of Romania
Carlos Manuel de Cespedes y Quesada Carlos Manuel de Cespedes y Quesada circa 1914.jpg
Carlos Manuel de Cespedes y Quesada

April

King Ghazi of Iraq Ghazi3.jpg
King Ghazi of Iraq
Joseph Lyons Joseph Lyons.jpg
Joseph Lyons

May

Bautista Saavedra SAAVEDRA B.jpg
Bautista Saavedra
Saint Ursula Ledochowska Ursula Leduhovskaya in 1907.jpg
Saint Ursula Ledóchowska

June

Jean Boucher Jean Boucher 1921.jpg
Jean Boucher

July

King Malietoa Tanumafili I Malietoa Tanumafili I.jpg
King Malietoa Tanumafili I
Carlo Galimberti Carlo Galimberti.JPG
Carlo Galimberti
Louis Wain Louis Wain - Lascelles.png
Louis Wain

August

German Busch Busch german.jpg
German Busch
Eliodoro Villazon Eliodoro Villazon.jpg
Eliodoro Villazón

September

Armand Calinescu Armand Calinescu.jpg
Armand Calinescu
Sigmund Freud Sigmund Freud, by Max Halberstadt (cropped).jpg
Sigmund Freud
Carl Laemmle CarlLaemmle.jpg
Carl Laemmle
Prince Joachim Albert of Prussia Prince Joachim Albrecht of Prussia, ca 1904.jpg
Prince Joachim Albert of Prussia

October

Albrecht, Duke of Wurttemberg AlbrechtHerzogWurttemberg.jpg
Albrecht, Duke of Wurttemberg

November

Kalman Daranyi Bundesarchiv Bild 183-E05367A, Johann von Daranyi.jpg
Kálmán Darányi
Aurelio Mosquera Aurelio mosquera narvaez.JPG
Aurelio Mosquera
James Naismith James Naismith with a basketball.jpg
James Naismith
Philipp Scheidemann Bundesarchiv Bild 146-1979-122-29A, Philipp Scheidemann.jpg
Philipp Scheidemann

December

Douglas Fairbanks Douglas Fairbanks Sr. - Private Life of Don Juan.jpg
Douglas Fairbanks

Nobel Prizes

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