"Y'know, Dad was born in East Germany. He grew up eating stale crackers, and every other Saturday he had to march in parades and wave flowers at tyrants."
Lex Luthor[src]

This is a timeline of events that occurred during the 1940s.

Early 1940s

1940

February

23rd

  • The movie Pinocchio is released.[4][1]

April

21st

June

12th

November

8th

  • The movie The Mark of Zorro is released.[1][9]

25th

1941

March

June

2nd

4th

September

8th

November

22nd

December

7th

1942

January

Charlie Rose

5th

November

1st

6th

1943

January

7th

May

17th

July

31st

1945

  • A Châteux Margaux is bottled that will eventually land in the Waynes' wine cellar.[9]

April

12th

30th

September

2nd

8th

  • The Nazis abandon Jotunheim and their experiments.[12]SQ2 Logo.png (estimated date)

17th

October

1st

Late

1946

Martha Wayne

July

6th

August

13th

1947

January

8th

July

2nd

26th

  • The National Security Act of 1947 is established.[8][24]

November

17th

1948

  • Fossil remains of Paranthropus robustus are found in the cave of Swartkrans, South Africa.[1][25]

January

30th

May

30th

1949

January

18th

April

26th

August

29th

October

7th

26th

November

29th

December

8th

Later date


Timeline
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20th century 1900s1910s1920s1930s1940s1950s1960s1970s1980s1990s
21st century 2000s2010201120122013201420152016201720182019202020212022
After the 21st century Far future

References

  1. 1.00 1.01 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.06 1.07 1.08 1.09 1.10 1.11 1.12 Sometimes the DC Extented Universe alludes to events which happened in our world, and it is assumed they happened on the same dates in the universe, for timeline purposes.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Suicide Squad: The Official Movie Novelization
  3. 3.0 3.1 Aquaman: Arthur's Guide to Atlantis
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Aquaman
  5. 5.00 5.01 5.02 5.03 5.04 5.05 5.06 5.07 5.08 5.09 5.10 5.11 5.12 5.13 5.14 5.15 5.16 5.17 5.18 5.19 5.20 5.21 5.22 5.23 5.24 Sometimes the DC Extended Universe alludes to people who exists or existed in our world, and it is assumed they were born and died on the same day in the universe, for timeline purposes.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Wonder Woman
  7. Wonder Woman: The Official Movie Novelization
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 This is an event from real world history, referenced in the DC Extended Universe.
  9. 9.00 9.01 9.02 9.03 9.04 9.05 9.06 9.07 9.08 9.09 9.10 9.11 9.12 9.13 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 10.3 10.4 10.5 10.6 10.7 Wonder Woman 1984
  11. 11.0 11.1 [1]
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 The Suicide Squad
  13. Wallace, Daniel (February 16, 2016). Time Out Shortlist Gotham and Metropolis (Gotham City). United States: Time Out Group. p. 52.
  14. Estimation based on Pedro Pascal's age during the filming of Wonder Woman 1984.
  15. 15.0 15.1 15.2 15.3 Shazam!
  16. 16.0 16.1 Batman v Superman Daily Planet newspaper
  17. 17.0 17.1 Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)
  18. 18.0 18.1 18.2 Justice League
  19. 19.0 19.1 Suicide Squad
  20. Estimation based on John Glover's age during the filming of Shazam!
  21. Terror and Obama issues (image)
  22. 22.0 22.1 22.2 Time Out Shortlist Gotham and Metropolis
  23. Man of Steel: The Official Movie Novelization
  24. Suicide Squad CIA files
  25. Amanda Waller's top secret file
  26. Plaque of Fawcett Central School posted by David F. Sandberg on Twitter in April 2019.
  27. Terrio, Chris, Beall, Will (writers) & Snyder, Zack (writer and director) (March 18, 2021). Zack Snyder's Justice League.
  28. https://www.icollector.com/Zack-Snyder-s-Justice-League-Gordon-s-Batman-Police-File-A384_i41652947
  29. Lex Luthor claims that his father was born in East Germany. As East Germany was established in 1949, Luthor Sr. should have been born in 1949 or later.

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