1947
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1947

1947 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1947
MCMXLVII
Ab urbe condita2700
Armenian calendar1396
?
Assyrian calendar6697
Bahá'í calendar103-104
Balinese saka calendar1868-1869
Bengali calendar1354
Berber calendar2897
British Regnal year11 Geo. 6 - 12 Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar2491
Burmese calendar1309
Byzantine calendar7455-7456
Chinese calendar? (Fire Dog)
4643 or 4583
    -- to --
(Fire Pig)
4644 or 4584
Coptic calendar1663-1664
Discordian calendar3113
Ethiopian calendar1939-1940
Hebrew calendar5707-5708
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2003-2004
 - Shaka Samvat1868-1869
 - Kali Yuga5047-5048
Holocene calendar11947
Igbo calendar947-948
Iranian calendar1325-1326
Islamic calendar1366-1367
Japanese calendarSh?wa 22
(22?)
Javanese calendar1878-1879
Juche calendar36
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4280
Minguo calendarROC 36
36?
Nanakshahi calendar479
Thai solar calendar2490
Tibetan calendar?
(male Fire-Dog)
2073 or 1692 or 920
    -- to --
?
(female Fire-Pig)
2074 or 1693 or 921

1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1947th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 947th year of the 2nd millennium, the 47th year of the 20th century, and the 8th year of the 1940s decade.

It was the first year of the Cold War, which would last until 1991, ending with the dissolution of the Soviet Union.

Events

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August

Flag of Pakistan, the country that gained independence on August 14, 1947
Flag of India, the country that gained independence on August 15, 1947

September

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), officially born September 18, 1947

October

November

December

Date unknown

Births

January

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April

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November

December

Date Unknown

Deaths

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October

November

December

Date Unknown

Nobel Prizes

Nobel medal awarded to Edward Victor Appleton

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