1941

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Millennium:2nd millennium
Centuries:19th century20th century21st century
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Years:1938 1939 194019411942 1943 1944
 
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This article is about the year 1941. For other uses, see 1941 (disambiguation).
Millennium:2nd millennium
Centuries:19th century20th century21st century
Decades:1910s  1920s  1930s  – 1940s –  1950s  1960s  1970s
Years:1938 1939 194019411942 1943 1944
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1941 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar1941
MCMXLI
Ab urbe condita2694
Armenian calendar1390
ԹՎ ՌՅՂ
Assyrian calendar6691
Bahá'í calendar97–98
Bengali calendar1348
Berber calendar2891
British Regnal yearGeo. 6 – 6 Geo. 6
Buddhist calendar2485
Burmese calendar1303
Byzantine calendar7449–7450
Chinese calendar庚辰(Metal Dragon)
4637 or 4577
    — to —
辛巳年 (Metal Snake)
4638 or 4578
Coptic calendar1657–1658
Discordian calendar3107
Ethiopian calendar1933–1934
Hebrew calendar5701–5702
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1997–1998
 - Shaka Samvat1863–1864
 - Kali Yuga5042–5043
Holocene calendar11941
Igbo calendar941–942
Iranian calendar1319–1320
Islamic calendar1359–1360
Japanese calendarShōwa 16
(昭和16年)
Juche calendar30
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4274
Minguo calendarROC 30
民國30年
Thai solar calendar2484

1941 (MCMXLI) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link displays the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter E), the 1941st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 941st year of the 2nd millennium, the 41st year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1940s decade.

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Below, the events of World War II have the "WWII" acronym.

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USS Arizona ablaze after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor

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References[edit]

  1. ^ ""The Bormann Decree" banning the use of the Fraktur typeface". About.com. Retrieved 2013-10-23. 
  2. ^ 8 U.S.C. § 1402.
  3. ^ Muggenthaler, August Karl (1977). German Raiders of WWII. Prentice-Hall. pp. 140–143. ISBN 0-13-354027-8. .
  4. ^ 260–165.
  5. ^ Robertson, Patrick (1974). The Shell Book of Firsts. London: Ebury Press. pp. 124–5. 
  6. ^ 60–31.
  7. ^ BBC (archived from the original)
  8. ^ Quigley, Carroll (1966). Tragedy And Hope. New York: Macmillan. p. 738. ISBN 0-945001-10-X. 
  9. ^ Playfair, Major-General I. S. O.; with Flynn R. N., Captain F. C.; Molony, Brigadier C. J. C. & Toomer, Air Vice-Marshal S. E. (2004) [1st. pub. HMSO 1956]. Butler, J. R. M, ed. The Mediterranean and Middle East, Volume II The Germans come to the help of their Ally (1941). History of the Second World War, United Kingdom Military Series. Naval & Military Press. pp. 182–3. ISBN 1-84574-066-1. 
  10. ^ Proclamation of Unlimited National Emergency, Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States, May 27, 1941
  11. ^ Lang, Karl (1988). Solidarité, débats, mouvement: cent ans de Parti socialiste suisse, 1888-1988. Lausanne: Editions d'en bas. pp. 270–2. 
  12. ^ http://www.bulova.com/about/about.aspx
  13. ^ http://jeff560.tripod.com/chronotv.html
  14. ^ "The Jedwabne Tragedy". Polish Academic Information Center, University at Buffalo. 2000. Retrieved 2012-07-10. 
  15. ^ Hayes, Peter; Roth, John K., ed. (2010). The Oxford Handbook of Holocaust Studies. Oxford University Press. p. 122. ISBN 9780199211869. 
  16. ^ Boston.com
  17. ^ "No Sabotage Found in Firestone Blaze by FBI Men Making Probe". The Herald News (Fall River). 1941-10-14. p. 1. 
  18. ^ Muggenthaler, August Karl (1977). German Raiders of WWII. Prentice-Hall. pp. 186–191. ISBN 0-13-354027-8. 
  19. ^ Muggenthaler, August Karl (1977). German Raiders of WWII. Prentice-Hall. p. 114. ISBN 0-13-354027-8. 
  20. ^ a b c d Shaw, Antony (2005). World War II Day by Day. Staplehurst: Spellmount. ISBN 1-86227-304-9. 
  21. ^ Brown, Robert J. (1998). Manipulating the Ether: the Power of Broadcast Radio in Thirties America. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Co. pp. 117–120. ISBN 0-7864-2066-9. 
  22. ^ http://www.usna.com/page.aspx?pid=700 (The United States Naval Academy Alumni Association and the United States Naval Academy Foundation website).