1949
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1949 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1949
MCMXLIX
Ab urbe condita 2702
Armenian calendar 1398
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԸ
Assyrian calendar 6699
Bahá'í calendar 105 – 106
Bengali calendar 1356
Berber calendar 2899
British Regnal year 13 Geo. 6 – 14 Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar 2493
Burmese calendar 1311
Byzantine calendar 7457 – 7458
Chinese calendar 戊子年十二月初三日
(4585/4645-12-3)
— to —
己丑年十一月十二日
(4586/4646-11-12)
Coptic calendar 1665 – 1666
Ethiopian calendar 1941 – 1942
Hebrew calendar 5709 – 5710
Hindu calendars
 - Bikram Samwat 2005 – 2006
 - Shaka Samvat 1871 – 1872
 - Kali Yuga 5050 – 5051
Holocene calendar 11949
Iranian calendar 1327 – 1328
Islamic calendar 1368 – 1369
Japanese calendar Shōwa 24
(昭和24年)
Korean calendar 4282
Minguo calendar ROC 38
民國38年
Thai solar calendar 2492
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Year 1949 (MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar.

Events

January

January 17: Beetle in U.S.

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December 15: Typhoon at Korea.
Dec. 16: Sukarno, first President of Indonesia.

December

Date unknown

  • The Malta Labour Party is founded.
  • The Vatican announces that bones uncovered in its subterranean catacombs could be the apostle Peter; 19 years later, Pope Paul VI announces confirmation that the bones belong to this first pope.[6]
  • The first 20 mm M61 Vulcan Gatling gun prototypes are completed.
  • 1949 was the first year in which no African-American was reported lynched in the USA.[7]
  • Joseph Stalin launches a savage attack on Soviet Jews, accusing them of being pro-Western and antisocialist.
  • Samuel Putnam publishes his new translation of Don Quixote, the first in what we would consider modern English. It is instantly acclaimed and, in 2008, is still in print.
  • Fernand Braudel's La Méditerranée et le Monde Méditerranéen à l'Epoque de Philippe II is published.

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Nobel Prizes

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References

  1. ^ "'Big bang' astronomer dies". BBC News. 22 August 2001. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/1503721.stm. Retrieved 2008-12-07. 
  2. ^ Croswell, Ken (1995). "Chapter 9". The Alchemy of the Heavens. Anchor Books. ISBN 0-385-47213-7. 
  3. ^ Mitton, Simon (2005). Fred Hoyle: a Life in Science. Aurum Press. p. 127. ISBN 1-85410-961-8. 
  4. ^ "Pioneer computer to be rebuilt". Cam 62: 5. Lent 2011. 
  5. ^ "Address given by Winston Churchill (London, 28 November 1949)". european navigator The first digital library on the history of Europe. 28 November 1949. http://www.ena.lu/address_given_winston_churchill_london_28_november_1949-020002899.html. Retrieved 2009-08-15. 
  6. ^ "Year by Year 1949" – History Channel International.
  7. ^ From Harding to Hiroshima by Barrington Boardman (1988), p. 14. ISBN 0-934878-94-3

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