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1928

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1890s  1900s  1910s  – 1920s –  1930s  1940s  1950s
Years: 1925 1926 192719281929 1930 1931
1928 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1928
MCMXXVIII
Ab urbe condita 2681
Armenian calendar 1377
ԹՎ ՌՅՀԷ
Assyrian calendar 6678
Bahá'í calendar 84–85
Bengali calendar 1335
Berber calendar 2878
British Regnal year 17 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar 2472
Burmese calendar 1290
Byzantine calendar 7436–7437
Chinese calendar 丁卯(Fire Rabbit)
4624 or 4564
    — to —
戊辰年 (Earth Dragon)
4625 or 4565
Coptic calendar 1644–1645
Discordian calendar 3094
Ethiopian calendar 1920–1921
Hebrew calendar 5688–5689
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1984–1985
 - Shaka Samvat 1850–1851
 - Kali Yuga 5029–5030
Holocene calendar 11928
Igbo calendar 928–929
Iranian calendar 1306–1307
Islamic calendar 1346–1347
Japanese calendar Shōwa 3
(昭和3年)
Juche calendar 17
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4261
Minguo calendar ROC 17
民國17年
Thai solar calendar 2471

1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter AG), the 1928th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 928th year of the 2nd millennium, the 28th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1920s decade between 1583 and 1929 and with Julian Value: 1928 is 13 calendar days difference, which continued to be used until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

A 1928 Ford Model A

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