1948

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1948 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1948
MCMXLVIII
Ab urbe condita 2701
Armenian calendar 1397
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԷ
Assyrian calendar 6698
Bahá'í calendar 104–105
Balinese saka calendar 1869–1870
Bengali calendar 1355
Berber calendar 2898
British Regnal year 12  Geo. 6   13  Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2492
Burmese calendar 1310
Byzantine calendar 7456–7457
Chinese calendar 丁亥(Fire  Pig)
4644 or 4584
     to 
戊子年 (Earth  Rat)
4645 or 4585
Coptic calendar 1664–1665
Discordian calendar 3114
Ethiopian calendar 1940–1941
Hebrew calendar 5708–5709
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2004–2005
 - Shaka Samvat 1869–1870
 - Kali Yuga 5048–5049
Holocene calendar 11948
Igbo calendar 948–949
Iranian calendar 1326–1327
Islamic calendar 1367–1368
Japanese calendar Shōwa 23
(昭和23年)
Javanese calendar 1879–1880
Juche calendar 37
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4281
Minguo calendar ROC 37
民國37年
Nanakshahi calendar 480
Thai solar calendar 2491
Tibetan calendar 阴火猪年
(female Fire-Pig)
2074 or 1693 or 921
     to 
阳土鼠年
(male Earth-Rat)
2075 or 1694 or 922

1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1948th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 948th year of the 2nd millennium, the 48th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1940s decade.

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Events

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February

March

April

May

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Israeli Declaration of Independence, 1948

June

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A C-54 Skymaster landing at Berlin Tempelhof Airport.

July

August

September

October

November

December

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Dutch forces in the Dutch East Indies, 1948

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Births

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January

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Ichirou Mizuki
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John Carpenter
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Carl Weathers
David Oddsson David Oddsson.jpg
Davíð Oddsson
Mikhail Baryshnikov Mikhail Baryshnikov.jpg
Mikhail Baryshnikov
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Charles Taylor
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Akira Yoshino

February

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Henning Mankell
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Carlos Felipe Ximenes Belo
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Alice Cooper
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Christopher Guest
Barbara Hershey Barbara Hershey by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Barbara Hershey
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Raymond Teller
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Eckhart Tolle
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Bernadette Peters
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Ken Foree

March

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Shakin' Stevens
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Eddy Grant
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James Taylor
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Billy Crystal
Sergio Vieira de Mello Sergio Vieira de Mello.jpg
Sérgio Vieira de Mello
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Andrew Lloyd Webber
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Steven Tyler
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Al Gore
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Rhea Perlman

April

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Carlos Salinas de Gortari
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Frank Abagnale
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Terry Pratchett

May

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George Tupou V
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Steve Winwood
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Brian Eno
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Grace Jones
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Leo Sayer
Klaus Meine Klaus Meine.jpg
Klaus Meine
Stevie Nicks Stevie Nicks - In Your Dreams Premiere March 2013 (cropped).jpg
Stevie Nicks
Svetlana Alexievich Swetlana Alexijewitsch 2013.jpg
Svetlana Alexievich
John Bonham John Bonham 1975.jpg
John Bonham

June

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Phylicia Rashad
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Andrzej Sapkowski
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Clarence Thomas
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Kathy Bates
Ian Paice Ian Paice 2005.jpg
Ian Paice

July

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Jeremy Spencer
Nathalie Baye Nathalie Baye Cannes 2019.jpg
Nathalie Baye
Richard Simmons RichardSimmonsSept2011.jpg
Richard Simmons
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Daphne Maxwell Reid
Ruben Blades Ruben Blades by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Rubén Blades
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Cat Stevens
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Peggy Fleming
Sally Struthers Sally Struthers 1996.jpg
Sally Struthers
Jean Reno Jean Reno Cannes 2016.jpg
Jean Reno

August

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Jean-Pierre Raffarin
Tipper Gore Tipper Gore Headshot.jpg
Tipper Gore
Deana Martin Deana Martin Headshot.jpg
Deana Martin
John Noble John Noble by Gage Skidmore 2.jpg
John Noble
Robert Plant Robert Plant at the Palace Theatre, Manchester.jpg
Robert Plant
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Sgt. Slaughter
Lewis Black Lewis Black Aviano 2.jpg
Lewis Black

September

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James Rebhorn
Terry Bradshaw Terry Bradshaw at Arlington Cemetery.jpg
Terry Bradshaw
Christa McAuliffe ChristaMcAuliffe.jpg
Christa McAuliffe
John Ritter John Ritter at the 1988 Emmy Awards.jpg
John Ritter
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Jeremy Irons
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George R. R. Martin
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Olivia Newton-John

October

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Avery Brooks
Johnny Ramone Johnny Ramone.jpg
Johnny Ramone
Hema Malini Hema malini bhungama1.jpg
Hema Malini
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Margot Kidder
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Akira Kushida
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Kate Jackson

November

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Lulu
Amadou Toumani Toure Amadou Toure cropped.jpg
Amadou Toumani Touré
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Hassan Rouhani
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Charles, Prince of Wales
John Bolton John R. Bolton official photo.jpg
John Bolton
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Michel Suleiman

December

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Ozzy Osbourne
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JoBeth Williams
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Yoshihide Suga
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Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa
Samuel L. Jackson Samuel L. Jackson 2019 by Glenn Francis.jpg
Samuel L. Jackson
Gerard Depardieu Gerard Depardieu Cannes 2015 3.jpg
Gérard Depardieu

Deaths

January

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King Tomislav II of Croatia
Mahatma Gandhi Mahatma-Gandhi, studio, 1931.jpg
Mahatma Gandhi
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Orville Wright

February

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Sergei Eisenstein

March

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Antonin Artaud

April

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Manuel Roxas
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Kantarō Suzuki

May

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Kathleen Cavendish
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Dame May Whitty

June

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Nasib al-Bitar
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Prince Sabahaddin

July

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Albert Bates
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Charles Fillmore
Carole Landis Carole Landis in Topper Returns.jpg
Carole Landis

August

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Babe Ruth

September

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Edvard Beneš
Tsar Ferdinand I of Bulgaria Zar Ferdinand Bulgarien.jpg
Tsar Ferdinand I of Bulgaria

October

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Franz Lehár

November

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Archduke Peter Ferdinand of Austria
Bela Miklos Bela Miklos de Dalnok 1942.jpg
Bela Miklos

December

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João Tamagnini Barbosa
Hideki Tojo Hideki Tojo.jpg
Hideki Tojo

Nobel Prizes

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1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1946th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 946th year of the 2nd millennium, the 46th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1940s decade.

1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1974th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 974th year of the 2nd millennium, the 74th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1970s decade.

1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1968th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 968th year of the 2nd millennium, the 68th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1960s decade.

1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1961st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 961st year of the 2nd millennium, the 61st year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1960s decade.

1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1976th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 976th year of the 2nd millennium, the 76th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1970s decade.

1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1959th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 959th year of the 2nd millennium, the 59th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1950s decade.

1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1960th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 960th year of the 2nd millennium, the 60th year of the 20th century, and the 1st year of the 1960s decade.

1956 (MCMLVI) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1956th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 956th year of the 2nd millennium, the 56th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1950s decade.

1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1965th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 965th year of the 2nd millennium, the 65th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1960s decade.

1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1973rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 973rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 73rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1970s decade.

1975 (MCMLXXV) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1975th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 975th year of the 2nd millennium, the 75th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1970s decade.

1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1978th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 978th year of the 2nd millennium, the 78th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1970s decade.

1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1986th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 986th year of the 2nd millennium, the 86th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1980s decade.

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