Historical Events Happened In 1946
Thursday, 28 July 2016
Oct 09 On this day in history the first electric blanket manufactured; sold for $39.50
Oct 10 Max Frisch' "Die Chinesische Mauer," premieres in Zurich on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1946 the birth of Chris Tarrant, British TV show creator (who wants to be a millionaire)
Oct 12 Joseph W Stilwell, US general (China), dies on this day in history.
Oct 14 In the year 1946 netherland & Indonesia sign cease fire
Oct 15 In the year 1946 hermann Goering, founder of the Gestapo and chief of the German air force, committed suicide by poison
Oct 15 On this day in history hermann Goering, Nazi Reichmarshal, poisons himself in prison
Oct 15 Smallest World Series share since 1918 (Cards $3,748, Red Sox $2,140) in the year 1946.
Oct 16 10 Nazi leaders hanged as war criminals after Nuremberg trials in the year 1946.
Oct 16 Alfred G Jodl, Col-Gen/German staff chief weather authority, hanged on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1946 aaron Copland's 3rd Symphony, premieres
Oct 20 On this day in history frank Seno returns kickoff 105 yd, Chicago Cards vs NY Giants
Oct 22 In the year 1946 2 British ships sink near Albania
Oct 22 On this day in history corporal J R Sewell, 10th Australian Bomb Disposal Platoon, BCOF, is awarded the George Medal for his rescue of Japanese survivors after an explosion in a boat carrying high explosives
Oct 23 UN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (1st NYC-Flushing Meadows) on this day in history.
Oct 23 On this day in history uN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (First NYC) (Flushing Meadows)
Oct 24 In the year 1946 netherlands & Indonesia sign cease fire
Oct 25 In the year 1946 1st trial against nazi war criminals (Neurenberg)
Oct 27 On this day in history georgi Domitrovs National Front wins Bulgaria elections (78%)
Oct 28 On this day in history german rocket engineers begin work in USSR
Oct 29 On this day in history john S Curry, US painter (Baptism in Kansas), dies
Nov 01 West German state of Niedersachsen formed in the year 1946.
Nov 03 Emperor Hirohito proclaims new Japanese constitution on this day in history.
Nov 04 "Park Avenue" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 72 performances on this day in history.
Nov 04 In the year 1946 uN Educational, Scientific, & Cultural Organization formed
Nov 05 In the year 1946 john F Kennedy (D-MA) elected to House of Representatives
Nov 05 John F Kennedy (D-Mass) elected to House of Representatives in the year 1946.
Nov 05 Sigismond Stojowski, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1946 zygmunt Denis Antoni Stojowski, composer, dies at 76
Nov 07 "Bal Negre" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 54 performances in the year 1946.
Nov 08 On this day in history jean-Paul Sartre's "La Putain Respecteuse," premieres in Paris
Nov 09 In the year 1946 pres Truman ends wage/price freeze
Nov 10 In the year 1946 communists win many seats at French parliamentary election
Nov 12 In the year 1946 1st "autobank" (banking by car) forms (Chicago)