Historical Events Happened In 1946
Saturday, 01 August 2015
Oct 09 On this day in history the first electric blanket manufactured; sold for $39.50
Oct 10 On this day in history max Frisch' "Die Chinesische Mauer," premieres in Zurich
Oct 10 The birth of Chris Tarrant, British TV show creator (who wants to be a millionaire) on this day in history.
Oct 12 Joseph W Stilwell, US general (China), dies on this day in history.
Oct 14 Netherland & Indonesia sign cease fire on this day in history.
Oct 15 Hermann Goering, founder of the Gestapo and chief of the German air force, committed suicide by poison in the year 1946.
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 In the year 1946 10 Nazi leaders hanged as war criminals after Nuremberg trials
Oct 16 Alfred G Jodl, Col-Gen/German staff chief weather authority, hanged in the year 1946.
Oct 18 On this day in history aaron Copland's 3rd Symphony, premieres
Oct 20 In the year 1946 frank Seno returns kickoff 105 yd, Chicago Cards vs NY Giants
Oct 22 2 British ships sink near Albania in the year 1946.
Oct 22 In the year 1946 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 UN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (First NYC) (Flushing Meadows) on this day in history.
Oct 24 On this day in history netherlands & Indonesia sign cease fire
Oct 25 On this day in history 1st trial against nazi war criminals (Neurenberg)
Oct 27 Georgi Domitrovs National Front wins Bulgaria elections (78%) on this day in history.
Oct 28 In the year 1946 german rocket engineers begin work in USSR
Oct 29 John S Curry, US painter (Baptism in Kansas), dies on this day in history.
Nov 01 West German state of Niedersachsen formed on this day in history.
Nov 03 In the year 1946 emperor Hirohito proclaims new Japanese constitution
Nov 04 "Park Avenue" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 72 performances on this day in history.
Nov 04 On this day in history uN Educational, Scientific, & Cultural Organization formed
Nov 05 On this day in history john F Kennedy (D-MA) elected to House of Representatives
Nov 05 John F Kennedy (D-Mass) elected to House of Representatives on this day in history.
Nov 05 In the year 1946 sigismond Stojowski, composer, dies at 77
Nov 06 On this day in history 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 In the year 1946 jean-Paul Sartre's "La Putain Respecteuse," premieres in Paris
Nov 09 In the year 1946 pres Truman ends wage/price freeze
Nov 10 Communists win many seats at French parliamentary election in the year 1946.
Nov 12 1st "autobank" (banking by car) forms (Chicago) on this day in history.