Historical Events For 1946
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Jul 25 Narziss Oh, German psychology, dies in the year 1946.
Jul 25 The first bikini is shown at a Paris fashion show on this day in history.
Jul 25 US detonates underwater A-bomb at Bikini (5th atomic explosion) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1946 morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies
Jul 26 In the year 1946 president Truman orders desegregation of all US forces
Jul 27 In the year 1946 boston Red Sox Rudy York hits 2 grand slams in 1 game, gets 10 RBIs
Jul 27 On this day in history gertrude Stein, US/Fren author/poet (Ida, Tender Buttons), dies at 72
Jul 30 On this day in history 1st rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM
Jul 30 In the year 1946 the first rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM
Aug 01 Andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45 in the year 1946.
Aug 01 Pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) in the year 1946.
Aug 03 In the year 1946 belgian govt of Huysmans, forms
Aug 04 1946 Dominican Republic earthquake: an earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. 100 are killed and 20,000 are left homeless on this day in history.
Aug 06 On this day in history uS officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court
Aug 07 1st coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized on this day in history.
Aug 07 First coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized in the year 1946.
Aug 08 In the year 1946 india agrees to give Bhutan 32 sq miles
Aug 09 In the year 1946 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night
Aug 09 A E E Vogler, cricketer (South Africa, 15 Tests, 64 wkts), dies in the year 1946.
Aug 13 In the year 1946 britain transfers illegal immigrants bound to Palestine, to Cyprus
Aug 13 H[erbert] G[eorge] Wells, sci-fi author (Time Machine), dies at 79 in the year 1946.
Aug 14 Susan St James, [Susan Jane Miller], LA Calif, actress (Kate & Allie) in the year 1946.
Aug 14 In the year 1946 the birth of Susan St. James, American film actress
Aug 16 In the year 1946 great Calcutta blood bath
Aug 16 Herman Harrell Horne, philosopher (idealism) on this day in history.
Aug 17 On this day in history arthur Honegger's 3rd Symphony "Liturgique," premieres
Aug 18 In the year 1946 golf Writers Associaton of America formed
Aug 18 On this day in history golf Writers Associaton of America forms
Aug 22 Baseball approves a 168-game schedule, but later rescinds it on this day in history.
Aug 23 On this day in history 13th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 16, Los Angeles 0 (97,380)
Aug 25 28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history george Orwell published "Animal Farm"
Aug 29 J E Feenstra, Nazi military police commandant, executed in the year 1946.
Aug 31 In the year 1946 paul August von Klenau, Danish opera composer/conductor, dies at 63