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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
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Countries: AustraliaCanada – Ecuador – France – Germany – IndiaIreland – Italy – Malaysia – New ZealandNorwayPakistan – Philippines – Singapore – South Africa– Soviet Union – UKUSA – Zimbabwe
Leaders: Sovereign statesState leadersReligious leadersLaw
Categories: BirthsDeathsWorksIntroductionsEstablishmentsDisestablishmentsAwards

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

Contents:
  1. Events of 1947
  2. Births
  3. Deaths
  4. Nobel prizes
  5. Ship events
  6. See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1947

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January


February

March

April

May

June

July

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), created July 1947

August

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

September

October

November

December

Undated

Births

1947 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1947
MCMXLVII
Ab urbe condita 2700
Armenian calendar 1396
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԶ
Bahá'í calendar 103 – 104
Bengali calendar 1354
Berber calendar 2897
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 57075708
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2002 – 2003
 - 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
Thai solar calendar 2490

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Unknown date

Deaths

January–June

July–December

Nobel Prizes

Ship events

Notes

  1. ^ "Year by Year 1947" – History Channel International

External links

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1910s  1920s  1930s  - 1940s -  1950s  1960s  1970s
Years: 1944 1945 1946 - 1947 - 1948 1949 1950

Contents

Events

Births

Deaths

Films Released

  • Hue and Cry

New Books

  • The Loved One by Evelyn Waugh
  • Bright NovemberKingsley Amis' first collection of poems
  • Country Place – Ann Lane Petty
  • Creatures of Circumstance – W. Somerset Maugham
  • The Cold War – Walter Lippmann
  • Dark CarnivalRay Bradbury's first book.
  • Dialectic of Enlightenment – Theodor Adorno and Max Horkheimer
  • Doctor FaustusThomas Mann
  • Eyes of a Blue Dog – Gabriel García Márquez
  • Froth on the Daydream – Boris Vian
  • God Is For White Folks – Thomas Will
  • Goodnight Moon – Margaret Wise Brown
  • Great Northern?Arthur Ransome
  • A High Wind Rising – Elsie Singmaster
  • I, the Jury – Mickey Spillane
  • Les Jeux Inconnus – François Boyer
  • Knock On Any Door – Willard Motley
  • Lear, Tolstoy and the FoolGeorge Orwell
  • Masquerade, a Historical Novel – Oscar Micheaux
  • Miss Hickory – Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
  • The Moneyman – Thomas B. Costain
  • Paris Was Our Mistress: Memoirs of a Lost & Found Generation – Samuel Putnam
  • The Path to the Nest of Spiders – Italo Calvino
  • The PearlJohn Steinbeck
  • The Adventures of Tintin
  • The Plague (La Peste) – Albert Camus
  • Prince of Foxes – Samuel Shellabarger
  • Rocket Ship GalileoRobert A. Heinlein
  • Saggy Baggy Elephant – Kathryn Jackson and Byron Jackson
  • Snow CountryYasunari Kawabata
  • Tales of the South PacificJames A. Michener
  • Tarzan and the Foreign Legion – Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Tea with Mrs Goodman – Philip Toynbee
  • Theatre – W. Somerset Maugham
  • Under the VolcanoMalcolm Lowry
  • Who Has Seen the Wind? – W.O. Mitchellkrc:1947 джылrue:1947


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