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Millennium: 2nd millennium
1947 by topic:
By country
Birth and death categories
Establishments and disestablishments categories
Works and introductions categories
1947 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1947
Ab urbe condita 2700
Armenian calendar 1396
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(Fire Dog)
4643 or 4583
    — to —
丁亥年 (Fire Pig)
4644 or 4584
Coptic calendar 1663–1664
Discordian calendar 3113
Ethiopian calendar 1939–1940
Hebrew calendar 5707–5708
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2003–2004
 - Shaka Samvat 1868–1869
 - Kali Yuga 5047–5048
Holocene calendar 11947
Igbo calendar 947–948
Iranian calendar 1325–1326
Islamic calendar 1366–1367
Japanese calendar Shōwa 22
Javanese calendar 1878–1879
Juche calendar 36
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4280
Minguo calendar ROC 36
Nanakshahi calendar 479
Thai solar calendar 2490

1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E) 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.


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