Historical Events Happened In 1946
Sunday, 29 May 2016
Jul 25 Narziss Oh, German psychology, dies on this day in history.
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 Morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies in the year 1946.
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 in the year 1946.
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 In the year 1946 the first rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM
Aug 01 On this day in history andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45
Aug 01 In the year 1946 pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
Aug 03 Belgian govt of Huysmans, forms in the year 1946.
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 US officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court in the year 1946.
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 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night in the year 1946.
Aug 09 A E E Vogler, cricketer (South Africa, 15 Tests, 64 wkts), dies on this day in history.
Aug 13 Britain transfers illegal immigrants bound to Palestine, to Cyprus on this day in history.
Aug 13 H[erbert] G[eorge] Wells, sci-fi author (Time Machine), dies at 79 in the year 1946.
Aug 14 In the year 1946 susan St James, [Susan Jane Miller], LA Calif, actress (Kate & Allie)
Aug 14 The birth of Susan St. James, American film actress on this day in history.
Aug 16 Great Calcutta blood bath in the year 1946.
Aug 16 In the year 1946 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 In the year 1946 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 On this day in history 28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore
Aug 26 George Orwell published "Animal Farm" on this day in history.
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