1948

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This article is about the year 1948.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1910s  1920s  1930s  – 1940s –  1950s  1960s  1970s
Years: 1945 1946 194719481949 1950 1951
1948 by topic:
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1948 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1948
MCMXLVIII
Ab urbe condita 2701
Armenian calendar 1397
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԷ
Assyrian calendar 6698
Bahá'í calendar 104–105
Bengali calendar 1355
Berber calendar 2898
British Regnal year 12 Geo. 6 – 13 Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2492
Burmese calendar 1310
Byzantine calendar 7456–7457
Chinese calendar 丁亥(Fire Pig)
4644 or 4584
    — to —
戊子年 (Earth Rat)
4645 or 4585
Coptic calendar 1664–1665
Discordian calendar 3114
Ethiopian calendar 1940–1941
Hebrew calendar 5708–5709
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2004–2005
 - Shaka Samvat 1870–1871
 - Kali Yuga 5049–5050
Holocene calendar 11948
Igbo calendar 948–949
Iranian calendar 1326–1327
Islamic calendar 1367–1368
Japanese calendar Shōwa 23
(昭和23年)
Juche calendar 37
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4281
Minguo calendar ROC 37
民國37年
Thai solar calendar 2491

1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link displays the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter DC), the 1948th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 948th year of the 2nd millennium, the 48th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1940s decade.

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Airplane C-54 at airport Berlin-Tempelhof.

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  1. ^ Cabinet Memorandum by the Secretary of State for the Colonies (UK). 21 February 1956. Federation of Malaya Agreement
  2. ^ Moore, P. (1995) The Guinness Book of Astronomy (5th ed.) Enfield, UK: Guinness Publishing. p.110.
  3. ^ "Brampton's largest flood left its watery mark". The Brampton Guardian. 2008-03-10. Archived from the original on 21 June 2011. Retrieved 2008-03-10. 
  4. ^ Alpher, R. A.; Bethe, H.; Gamow, G. (1948-04-01). "The Origin of Chemical Elements". Physical Review (United States) 73 (7): 803–804. Bibcode:1948PhRv...73..803A. doi:10.1103/PhysRev.73.803. Retrieved 2011-03-10. 
  5. ^ http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/a-brutal-murder-begins-an-unusual-investigation
  6. ^ http://www.accj.or.jp/history
  7. ^ Guinness Book of World Records. 2008. p. 137.