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1940s

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Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century

Decades: 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s - 1940s - 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s

Years: 1940 1941 1942 1943 1944 1945 1946 1947 1948 1949


Table of contents
1 Events and trends
2 World leaders
3 Sports figures
4 Entertainers

Events and trends

Technology

Science

War, peace and politics

Economics

Culture, religion

Others

World leaders

Sports figures

Entertainers