The decade of the 1940s.
Temperatures from 40 to 49 degrees.
(bottle of beer).
Origin: Abbreviated form of 1940s
This is a list of events occurring in the 40s, ordered by year. The emperor Caligula is consul without colleague. Caligula starts on a campaign to conquer Britain, which fails miserably. He declares himself victorious regardless. Noricum and Mauretania are incorporated into the Roman Empire. Caligula reforms the principatus into a Hellenistic Autocracy. He distributes honors carelessly, declares himself a god and orders that all the heads of the Greek deity statues be replaced by his. He also appoints his horse, Incitatus, a senator. Approximate date of start of construction on the Pont du Gard aqueduct in Gallia Narbonensis. The Germanic Quadi tribe begin settling in present-day Moravia and Slovakia. Vardanes I becomes king of Parthia, opposed by his brother Gotarzes II. The Vietnamese Trung sisters rebel against the rule of the Chinese Emperor Guangwu of Han. Philo teaches that all men are born free. Christianity comes to Egypt as a church is founded in Alexandria. Mark the Evangelist founds the Coptic Orthodox Church as the first pope. An early Christian church is erected at Corinth. Consuls are the emperor Caligula and Gnaeus Sentius Saturninus. January 24
The numerical value of 40s in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of 40s in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It is hard to envision it (the oil price) going back down to the $40s.
It's rare that you see an artist in his 30s or 40s able to really contribute something amazing.
I hope my own pension is OK, but I need to work as long as I can and save money, just in case, i really worry about people in their 30s and 40s now. Will there be any money left for them when they're old?
Strange things happen to men in their 40s, and this was my midlife crisis, i hadn't thought about baseball cards in 30 years. But then I bought one, then two, and it was so pleasurable I thought 'Oh hell, why not?'.
For women in their 20s, it's not so much an issue of foregoing a birth as it is postponing a birth, for older women, that's not a viable option. Also women in their 40s tend to be more stable in their jobs, their incomes.
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