1947

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1910s  1920s  1930s  – 1940s –  1950s  1960s  1970s
Years: 1944 1945 194619471948 1949 1950
1947 by topic:
Subject
ArchaeologyArchitectureArtAviation – Awards – ComicsFilmLiterature (Poetry) – Meteorology – Music (Country) – Rail transportRadioScienceSpaceflightSportsTelevision
By country
AustraliaCanada – China – Ecuador – France – Germany – Greece – IndiaIreland – Italy – Japan – Luxembourg – Malaya – Mexico – New ZealandNorwayPakistan – Palestine Mandate – Philippines – Singapore – South Africa– Soviet Union – UK – USA
Leaders
Sovereign statesState leadersReligious leaders – Law
Birth and death categories
Births – Deaths
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Establishments – Disestablishments
Works and introductions categories
Works – Introductions
v · d · e
1947 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1947
MCMXLVII
Ab urbe condita 2700
Armenian calendar 1396
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԶ
Assyrian calendar 6697
Bahá'í calendar 103 – 104
Bengali calendar 1354
Berber calendar 2897
British Regnal year 11 Geo. 6 – 12 Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2491
Burmese calendar 1309
Byzantine calendar 7455 – 7456
Chinese calendar 丙戌年十二月初十日
(4583/4643-12-10)
— to —
丁亥年十一月二十日
(4584/4644-11-20)
Coptic calendar 1663 – 1664
Ethiopian calendar 1939 – 1940
Hebrew calendar 5707 – 5708
Hindu calendars
 - Bikram Samwat 2003 – 2004
 - Shaka Samvat 1869 – 1870
 - Kali Yuga 5048 – 5049
Holocene calendar 11947
Iranian calendar 1325 – 1326
Islamic calendar 1366 – 1367
Japanese calendar Shōwa 22
(昭和22年)
Korean calendar 4280
Minguo calendar ROC 36
民國36年
Thai solar calendar 2490
This box: view · talk · edit


Year 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.

January 1: Nigeria gains autonomy.

Events

January and February 1947 are remembered for the worst snowfalls in the UK in the 20th century, with extensive disruption of travel.[1] Given the low car ownership this is mainly remembered in terms of the effects on the railway networks.[2][3]

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

Flag of the newly independent Pakistan
Flag of the newly independent India

September

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

October

November

December

Date unknown

Births

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Date unknown

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Nobel Prizes

Nobel medal dsc06171.png

References


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • 1947 — Portal Geschichte | Portal Biografien | Aktuelle Ereignisse | Jahreskalender ◄ | 19. Jahrhundert | 20. Jahrhundert | 21. Jahrhundert   ◄ | 1910er | 1920er | 1930er | 1940er | 1950er | 1960er | 1970er | ► ◄◄ | ◄ | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 1946 |… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 1947 (EP) — Infobox Album | Name = 1947 Type = EP Artist = Soul Junk Released = 1995 Recorded = Genre = Length = Label = Karate Producer = Reviews = Last album = 1948 (?) This album = 1947 (1995) Next album = 1946 (1995) 1947 is a 1995 EP by Soul Junk.Track… …   Wikipedia

  • 1947 HE — Asteroid (1567) Alikoski Eigenschaften des Orbits (Simulation) Orbittyp Hauptgürtelasteroid Große Halbachse 3,2112  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 1947 HG — Asteroid (1567) Alikoski Eigenschaften des Orbits (Simulation) Orbittyp Hauptgürtelasteroid Große Halbachse 3,2112  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 1947 LD — Asteroid (259) Aletheia Eigenschaften des Orbits (Simulation) Orbittyp Hauptgürtelasteroid Große Halbachse 3,1388  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 1947 OF — Asteroid (861) Aida Eigenschaften des Orbits (Simulation) Orbittyp Hauptgürtelasteroid Große Halbachse 3,1378  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 1947 NSWRFL season — Teams 10 Premiers Balmain[1] (10th title) …   Wikipedia

  • 1947 NFL Championship Game — Philadelphia Eagles Chicago Cardinals 21 28 1 2 3 4 Total …   Wikipedia

  • 1947–48 Copa del Generalísimo — 1947 48 Copa del Generalísimo Country Spain ← 1947 1949 → The Copa del Generalísimo 1947 48 is the 44th staging of the Spanish Cup. The competition began on September 14, 1947 and will end on July 4, 1948 with the final …   Wikipedia

  • 1947 Copa del Generalísimo — Country Spain ← 1946 1948 → The Copa del Generalísimo 1947 is the 43rd staging of the Spanish Cup. The competition began on April 20, 1947 and will end on June 22, 1947 with the final. Semifinals …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.