1946

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1946
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Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1946 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1946
MCMXLVI
Ab urbe condita 2699
Armenian calendar 1395
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԵ
Assyrian calendar 6696
Bahá'í calendar 102–103
Balinese saka calendar 1867–1868
Bengali calendar 1353
Berber calendar 2896
British Regnal year 10 Geo. 6 – 11 Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2490
Burmese calendar 1308
Byzantine calendar 7454–7455
Chinese calendar 乙酉(Wood Rooster)
4642 or 4582
    — to —
丙戌年 (Fire Dog)
4643 or 4583
Coptic calendar 1662–1663
Discordian calendar 3112
Ethiopian calendar 1938–1939
Hebrew calendar 5706–5707
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2002–2003
 - Shaka Samvat 1867–1868
 - Kali Yuga 5046–5047
Holocene calendar 11946
Igbo calendar 946–947
Iranian calendar 1324–1325
Islamic calendar 1365–1366
Japanese calendar Shōwa 21
(昭和21年)
Javanese calendar 1876–1878
Juche calendar 35
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4279
Minguo calendar ROC 35
民國35年
Nanakshahi calendar 478
Thai solar calendar 2489
Tibetan calendar 阴木鸡年
(female Wood-Rooster)
2072 or 1691 or 919
    — to —
阳火狗年
(male Fire-Dog)
2073 or 1692 or 920

1946 (MCMXLVI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F) 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.

Events

January

January 10: First meeting of UN.
January 28: Bluenose founders.

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Nobel Prizes

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References

  1. ^ Leary, William M., ed. (1984). The Central Intelligence Agency: History and Documents. University of Alabama Press. pp. 20–21. 
  2. ^ "Year by Year 1946" – History Channel International
  3. ^ Wezel, Fritz (1948-10-01). "Pestalozzi Children Village at Trogen" (PDF). UNESCO. Retrieved 2010-11-23. 
  4. ^ Logevall, Fredrik (2013). Embers of War. Random House. p. 136. ISBN 978-0375756474. 

Further reading

  • Goulden, Joseph C. The Best Years: 1945-1950 (1976), popular social history of USA
  • Hennessy, Peter. Never Again: Britain, 1945-1951 (1994)), a scholarly survey.
  • Kynaston, David. Austerity Britain, 1945–1951 (2008) excerpt and text search, a detaied social history.
  • Sebestyen, Victor. 1946: The Making of the Modern World (2015) excerpt
  • Weisbrode, Kenneth. The Year of Indecision, 1946: A Tour Through the Crucible of Harry Truman's America (2016) excerpt

External links

  • 1946 Coin Pictures
  • Newsreel May 23, 1946: Rail strike paralyzes the United States
  • Newsreel May 29, 1946: End of U.S. coal strike
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