Historical Events Happened In 1946
Monday, 25 May 2015
Jul 25 Narziss Oh, German psychology, dies in the year 1946.
Jul 25 The first bikini is shown at a Paris fashion show in the year 1946.
Jul 25 US detonates underwater A-bomb at Bikini (5th atomic explosion) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies
Jul 26 On this day in history president Truman orders desegregation of all US forces
Jul 27 Boston Red Sox Rudy York hits 2 grand slams in 1 game, gets 10 RBIs on this day in history.
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 On this day in history pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
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 In the year 1946 uS officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court
Aug 07 1st coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized in the year 1946.
Aug 07 In the year 1946 first coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized
Aug 08 On this day in history 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 On this day in history h[erbert] G[eorge] Wells, sci-fi author (Time Machine), dies at 79
Aug 14 Susan St James, [Susan Jane Miller], LA Calif, actress (Kate & Allie) on this day in history.
Aug 14 In the year 1946 the birth of Susan St. James, American film actress
Aug 16 Great Calcutta blood bath on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history herman Harrell Horne, philosopher (idealism)
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 Golf Writers Associaton of America forms on this day in history.
Aug 22 In the year 1946 baseball approves a 168-game schedule, but later rescinds it
Aug 23 In the year 1946 13th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 16, Los Angeles 0 (97,380)
Aug 25 On this day in history 28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore
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