1949

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1949 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1949
MCMXLIX
Ab urbe condita 2702
Armenian calendar 1398
ԹՎ ՌՅՂԸ
Assyrian calendar 6699
Bahá'í calendar 105–106
Balinese saka calendar 1870–1871
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(Earth  Rat)
4645 or 4585
    — to —
己丑年 (Earth  Ox)
4646 or 4586
Coptic calendar 1665–1666
Discordian calendar 3115
Ethiopian calendar 1941–1942
Hebrew calendar 5709–5710
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2005–2006
 - Shaka Samvat 1870–1871
 - Kali Yuga 5049–5050
Holocene calendar 11949
Igbo calendar 949–950
Iranian calendar 1327–1328
Islamic calendar 1368–1369
Japanese calendar Shōwa 24
(昭和24年)
Javanese calendar 1880–1881
Juche calendar 38
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4282
Minguo calendar ROC 38
民國38年
Nanakshahi calendar 481
Thai solar calendar 2492
Tibetan calendar 阳土鼠年
(male Earth- Rat)
2075 or 1694 or 922
    — to —
阴土牛年
(female Earth- Ox)
2076 or 1695 or 923

1949 ( MCMXLIX) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1949th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 949th year of the 2nd millennium, the 49th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1940s decade.

Events

January

January 17: Beetle in U.S.

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

October 1: People's Republic of China is founded.

November

Dec. 16: Sukarno, first President of Indonesia

December

Date unknown

Currywurst
  • Joseph Stalin launches a savage attack on Soviet Jews, accusing them of being pro-Western and antisocialist.
  • The Malta Labour Party is founded.
  • The Vatican announces that bones uncovered in its subterranean catacombs could be those of the apostle Peter; 19 years later, Pope Paul VI announces confirmation that the bones belong to this first Pope. [7]
  • The first 20 mm M61 Vulcan Gatling gun prototypes are completed.
  • This is the first year in which no African-American is reported lynched in the United States. [8]
  • Samuel Putnam publishes his new translation of Don Quixote, the first in contemporary 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.
  • The Currywurst is invented in Berlin.
Other Languages
Afrikaans: 1949
Alemannisch: 1949
አማርኛ: 1949 እ.ኤ.አ.
Аҧсшәа: 1949
العربية: 1949
aragonés: 1949
arpetan: 1949
asturianu: 1949
Avañe'ẽ: 1949
авар: 1949
Aymar aru: 1949
azərbaycanca: 1949
বাংলা: ১৯৪৯
Bahasa Banjar: 1949
Bân-lâm-gú: 1949 nî
Basa Banyumasan: 1949
башҡортса: 1949 йыл
беларуская: 1949
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: 1949
भोजपुरी: 1949
Bikol Central: 1949
български: 1949
Boarisch: 1949
bosanski: 1949.
brezhoneg: 1949
català: 1949
Чӑвашла: 1949
Cebuano: 1949
čeština: 1949
Cymraeg: 1949
dansk: 1949
davvisámegiella: 1949
Deutsch: 1949
eesti: 1949
Ελληνικά: 1949
emiliàn e rumagnòl: 1949
эрзянь: 1949 ие
español: 1949
Esperanto: 1949
estremeñu: 1949
euskara: 1949
Fiji Hindi: 1949
føroyskt: 1949
français: 1949
Frysk: 1949
furlan: 1949
Gaeilge: 1949
Gaelg: 1949
Gagauz: 1949
Gàidhlig: 1949
galego: 1949
贛語: 1949年
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: 1949-ngièn
хальмг: 1949 җил
한국어: 1949년
Հայերեն: 1949
हिन्दी: १९४९
hornjoserbsce: 1949
hrvatski: 1949.
Ido: 1949
Ilokano: 1949
বিষ্ণুপ্রিয়া মণিপুরী: মারি ১৯৪৯
Bahasa Indonesia: 1949
interlingua: 1949
Interlingue: 1949
Ирон: 1949-æм аз
íslenska: 1949
italiano: 1949
עברית: 1949
Basa Jawa: 1949
Kapampangan: 1949
къарачай-малкъар: 1949 джыл
ქართული: 1949
kaszëbsczi: 1949
қазақша: 1949 жыл
kernowek: 1949
Kiswahili: 1949
коми: 1949 во
Kreyòl ayisyen: 1949 (almanak gregoryen)
Kurdî: 1949
Кыргызча: 1949
кырык мары: 1949 и
лезги: 1949 йис
ລາວ: 1949
Latina: 1949
latviešu: 1949. gads
Lëtzebuergesch: 1949
lietuvių: 1949 m.
Ligure: 1949
Limburgs: 1949
lingála: 1949
Livvinkarjala: 1949
la .lojban.: 1949moi
lumbaart: 1949
magyar: 1949
मैथिली: १९४९
македонски: 1949
മലയാളം: 1949
Māori: 1949
मराठी: इ.स. १९४९
მარგალური: 1949
مصرى: 1949
Bahasa Melayu: 1949
Baso Minangkabau: 1949
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: 1949 nièng
монгол: 1949 он
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ၁၉၄၉
Nāhuatl: 1949
Dorerin Naoero: 1949
Nederlands: 1949
Nedersaksies: 1949
नेपाली: सन् १९४९
नेपाल भाषा: ई सं १९४९
日本語: 1949年
Napulitano: 1949
нохчийн: 1949 шо
Nordfriisk: 1949
norsk: 1949
norsk nynorsk: 1949
Nouormand: 1949
occitan: 1949
олык марий: 1949
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ୧୯୪୯
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: 1949
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: 1949
पालि: १९४९
پنجابی: 1949
Papiamentu: 1949
Tok Pisin: 1949
Plattdüütsch: 1949
polski: 1949
português: 1949
qırımtatarca: 1949
reo tahiti: 1949
Ripoarisch: Joohr 1949
română: 1949
Runa Simi: 1949
русиньскый: 1949
русский: 1949 год
саха тыла: 1949
sardu: 1949
Scots: 1949
Seeltersk: 1949
Sesotho sa Leboa: 1949
shqip: 1949
sicilianu: 1949
සිංහල: 1949
Simple English: 1949
سنڌي: 1949ع
slovenčina: 1949
slovenščina: 1949
ślůnski: 1949
Soomaaliga: 1949
کوردی: ١٩٤٩
српски / srpski: 1949
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: 1949
Basa Sunda: 1949
suomi: 1949
svenska: 1949
Tagalog: 1949
தமிழ்: 1949
Taqbaylit: 1949
татарча/tatarça: 1949 ел
తెలుగు: 1949
tetun: 1949
ไทย: พ.ศ. 2492
тоҷикӣ: Соли 1949
Türkçe: 1949
Türkmençe: 1949
удмурт: 1949 ар
українська: 1949
اردو: 1949ء
vèneto: 1949
vepsän kel’: 1949
Tiếng Việt: 1949
Volapük: 1949
Võro: 1949
walon: 1949
West-Vlams: 1949
Winaray: 1949
吴语: 1949年
ייִדיש: 1949
Yorùbá: 1949
粵語: 1949年
Zazaki: 1949
Zeêuws: 1949
žemaitėška: 1949
中文: 1949年