Historical Events For 1946
Friday, 24 March 2017
Jul 25 Narziss Oh, German psychology, dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history the first bikini is shown at a Paris fashion show
Jul 25 US detonates underwater A-bomb at Bikini (5th atomic explosion) in the year 1946.
Jul 26 On this day in history morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies
Jul 26 President Truman orders desegregation of all US forces in the year 1946.
Jul 27 On this day in history 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 in the year 1946.
Jul 30 1st rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM in the year 1946.
Jul 30 In the year 1946 the first rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM
Aug 01 In the year 1946 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 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 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 In the year 1946 first coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized
Aug 08 India agrees to give Bhutan 32 sq miles in the year 1946.
Aug 09 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1946 great Calcutta blood bath
Aug 16 Herman Harrell Horne, philosopher (idealism) in the year 1946.
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 On this day in history baseball approves a 168-game schedule, but later rescinds it
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 In the year 1946 george Orwell published "Animal Farm"
Aug 29 J E Feenstra, Nazi military police commandant, executed in the year 1946.
Aug 31 Paul August von Klenau, Danish opera composer/conductor, dies at 63 on this day in history.