Historical Events Happened In 1946
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Jul 25 On this day in history narziss Oh, German psychology, dies
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) in the year 1946.
Jul 26 In the year 1946 morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies
Jul 26 President Truman orders desegregation of all US forces on this day in history.
Jul 27 In the year 1946 boston Red Sox Rudy York hits 2 grand slams in 1 game, gets 10 RBIs
Jul 27 Gertrude Stein, US/Fren author/poet (Ida, Tender Buttons), dies at 72 on this day in history.
Jul 30 1st rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM on this day in history.
Jul 30 The first rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM in the year 1946.
Aug 01 Andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45 on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1946 pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
Aug 03 Belgian govt of Huysmans, forms on this day in history.
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 US officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court on this day in history.
Aug 07 1st coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized on this day in history.
Aug 07 First coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized on this day in history.
Aug 08 India agrees to give Bhutan 32 sq miles on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Aug 13 On this day in history britain transfers illegal immigrants bound to Palestine, to Cyprus
Aug 13 In the year 1946 h[erbert] G[eorge] Wells, sci-fi author (Time Machine), dies at 79
Aug 14 On this day in history susan St James, [Susan Jane Miller], LA Calif, actress (Kate & Allie)
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 Arthur Honegger's 3rd Symphony "Liturgique," premieres in the year 1946.
Aug 18 In the year 1946 golf Writers Associaton of America formed
Aug 18 Golf Writers Associaton of America forms on this day in history.
Aug 22 Baseball approves a 168-game schedule, but later rescinds it in the year 1946.
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 in the year 1946.
Aug 26 On this day in history george Orwell published "Animal Farm"
Aug 29 J E Feenstra, Nazi military police commandant, executed on this day in history.
Aug 31 In the year 1946 paul August von Klenau, Danish opera composer/conductor, dies at 63