Historical Events For 1946
Friday, 20 January 2017
Jul 25 In the year 1946 narziss Oh, German psychology, dies
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 Morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies in the year 1946.
Jul 26 President Truman orders desegregation of all US forces in the year 1946.
Jul 27 In the year 1946 boston Red Sox Rudy York hits 2 grand slams in 1 game, gets 10 RBIs
Jul 27 In the year 1946 gertrude Stein, US/Fren author/poet (Ida, Tender Buttons), dies at 72
Jul 30 1st rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM in the year 1946.
Jul 30 The first rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45
Aug 01 Pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) on this day in history.
Aug 03 In the year 1946 belgian govt of Huysmans, forms
Aug 04 In the year 1946 1946 Dominican Republic earthquake: an earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. 100 are killed and 20,000 are left homeless.
Aug 06 On this day in history uS officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court
Aug 07 1st coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized in the year 1946.
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 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night on this day in history.
Aug 09 A E E Vogler, cricketer (South Africa, 15 Tests, 64 wkts), dies in the year 1946.
Aug 13 Britain transfers illegal immigrants bound to Palestine, to Cyprus in the year 1946.
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 The birth of Susan St. James, American film actress on this day in history.
Aug 16 In the year 1946 great Calcutta blood bath
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 Golf Writers Associaton of America formed in the year 1946.
Aug 18 On this day in history golf Writers Associaton of America forms
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 George Orwell published "Animal Farm" in the year 1946.
Aug 29 In the year 1946 j E Feenstra, Nazi military police commandant, executed
Aug 31 In the year 1946 paul August von Klenau, Danish opera composer/conductor, dies at 63