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1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the 1948 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.

Contents:
  1. Events of 1948
  2. Births
  3. Deaths
  4. Nobel prizes
  5. Ship events
  6. See also -  Notes -  External links

Events of 1948

January

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February

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April

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July

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August

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September

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October

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November

November
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December

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Undated

Ongoing

Births

1948 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1948
MCMXLVIII
Ab urbe condita 2701
Armenian calendar 1397
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԷ
Bahá'í calendar 104 – 105
Bengali calendar 1355
Berber calendar 2898
Buddhist calendar 2492
Burmese calendar 1310
Byzantine calendar 7456 – 7457
Chinese calendar 丁亥年十一月廿一日
(4584/4644-11-21)
— to —
戊子年十二月初二日
(4585/4645-12-2)
Coptic calendar 1664 – 1665
Ethiopian calendar 1940 – 1941
Hebrew calendar 57085709
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2003 – 2004
 - Shaka Samvat 1870 – 1871
 - Kali Yuga 5049 – 5050
Holocene calendar 11948
Iranian calendar 1326 – 1327
Islamic calendar 1367 – 1368
Japanese calendar Shōwa 23
(昭和23年)
Korean calendar 4281
Thai solar calendar 2491

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

Deaths

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Nobel Prizes

Notes

  1. ^ Moore, P. (1995) The Guinness book of astronomy (5th ed.) Enfield, UK: Guinness Publishing. p. 110.
  2. ^ "Brampton's largest flood left its watery mark". The Brampton Guardian. 2008-03-10. http://thebramptonguardian.com/brampton/news/article/44736. Retrieved 2008-03-10.  
  3. ^ http://www.accj.or.jp/history
  4. ^ Guinness book of world records, 2008. Page 137.

Quotes

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Simple English

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century
Decades: 1910s  1920s  1930s  - 1940s -  1950s  1960s  1970s
Years: 1945 1946 1947 - 1948 - 1949 1950 1951

1948 is a year in the 20th century. It was a leap year.

Contents

Events

Births

Deaths

Awards

Films Released

  • Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein
  • Scott of the Antartic

New Books

  • Ape and Essence – Aldous Huxley
  • Catalina – W. Somerset Maugham
  • Concluding – Henry Green
  • Cry, the Beloved Country – Alan Paton
  • The Foundling – Georgette Heyer
  • The Golden Warrior – Hope Muntz
  • Guard of Honor – James Gould Cozzens
  • The Heart of the Matter – Graham Greene
  • The Hearth and the Eagle – Anya Seton
  • The House of SleepAnna Kavan
  • Ides of March – Thornton Wilder
  • John Aubrey and His FriendsAnthony Powell
  • Joseph and His BrothersThomas Mann
  • Last Of The Conquerors – William Gardner Smith
  • The Living Is Easy – Dorothy West
  • The Mask of Circe – C. L. Moore
  • Melissa (novel) – Taylor Caldwell
  • My Glorious Brothers – Howard Fast
  • The Naked and the DeadNorman Mailer
  • Parris Mitchell of King's Row – Henry Bellamann
  • Raintree County – Ross Lockridge, Jr.
  • Seraph On The SewaneeZora Neale Hurston
  • Thidwick the Big-Hearted MooseDr. Seuss
  • The Twenty-One Balloons – William Pène du Bois
  • The White Goddess – Robert Graves
  • The World is Not Enough – Zoe B. Oldenbourg
  • The Young Lions – Irwin Shaw

Hit Songs

  • "Buttons and Bows" – Dinah Shore
  • "Confess" – Doris Day & Buddy Clark
  • "Confess" – Patti Page (the first multi-tracked song)
  • "Deck Of Cards" – Phil Harris
  • "Don't Have To Tell Nobody" – Frankie Laine
  • "Gloria" – The Mills Brothers
  • "I Love You So Much (It Hurts Me)" – The Mills Brothers
  • "I'm Looking Over a Four-Leaf Clover" – Frankie Laine
  • "I'm Looking Over a Four-Leaf Clover" – Art Mooney
  • "I'm My Own Grandpa" – Guy Lombardo & The Guy Lombardo Trio
  • "Is It True What They Say About Dixie" – Al Jolson & The Mills Brothers
  • "It's Magic" – Doris Day
  • "Little White Lies" – Dick Haymes & The Four Hits And A Miss
  • "Love Somebody" – Doris Day & Buddy Clark
  • "Mañana" – Peggy Lee
  • "Monday Again" – Frankie Laine
  • "My Happiness" – The Pied Pipers
  • "My Happiness" – Jon and Sondra Steele
  • "Nature Boy" – Nat King Cole
  • "Nature Boy" – Sarah Vaughan
  • "On A Slow Boat To China" – Kay Kyser, Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
  • "Red River Valley" – Jo Stafford
  • "Red Roses For A Blue Lady" – Vaughn Monroe
  • "Rosetta" – Frankie Laine
  • "So Tired" – Russ Morgan
  • "Someday You'll Want Me To Want You" – Vaughn Monroe
  • "The Things We Did Last Summer" – Georgia Gibbs
  • "A Tree In the Meadow" – Margaret Whiting
  • "Twelfth Street Rag" – Pee Wee Hunt
  • "Underneath the Arches" – Andrews Sisters
  • "What Could Be Sweeter" – Frankie Laine
  • "Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams" – Georgia Gibbs
  • "Woody Woodpecker" – Kay Kyser
  • "You Call Everybody Darlin'" – Al Trace
  • "You Can't Be True, Dear" – Ken Griffinkrc:1948 джылrue:1948







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