Historical Events In 1946
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Jul 25 Narziss Oh, German psychology, dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 1946 the first bikini is shown at a Paris fashion show
Jul 25 On this day in history uS detonates underwater A-bomb at Bikini (5th atomic explosion)
Jul 26 Morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies in the year 1946.
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 On this day in history 1st rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM
Jul 30 The first rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1946 andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45
Aug 01 On this day in history pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
Aug 03 Belgian govt of Huysmans, forms on this day in history.
Aug 04 On this day in history 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 In the year 1946 uS officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court
Aug 07 On this day in history 1st coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized
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 On this day in history a E E Vogler, cricketer (South Africa, 15 Tests, 64 wkts), dies
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 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 Great Calcutta blood bath on this day in history.
Aug 16 On this day in history herman Harrell Horne, philosopher (idealism)
Aug 17 In the year 1946 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 in the year 1946.
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 In the year 1946 28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore
Aug 26 On this day in history george Orwell published "Animal Farm"
Aug 29 In the year 1946 j E Feenstra, Nazi military police commandant, executed
Aug 31 Paul August von Klenau, Danish opera composer/conductor, dies at 63 on this day in history.