Historical Events Happened In 1946
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
Oct 09 In the year 1946 the first electric blanket manufactured; sold for $39.50
Oct 10 In the year 1946 max Frisch' "Die Chinesische Mauer," premieres in Zurich
Oct 10 On this day in history the birth of Chris Tarrant, British TV show creator (who wants to be a millionaire)
Oct 12 In the year 1946 joseph W Stilwell, US general (China), dies
Oct 14 Netherland & Indonesia sign cease fire in the year 1946.
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 Hermann Goering, Nazi Reichmarshal, poisons himself in prison in the year 1946.
Oct 15 In the year 1946 smallest World Series share since 1918 (Cards $3,748, Red Sox $2,140)
Oct 16 10 Nazi leaders hanged as war criminals after Nuremberg trials in the year 1946.
Oct 16 In the year 1946 alfred G Jodl, Col-Gen/German staff chief weather authority, hanged
Oct 18 Aaron Copland's 3rd Symphony, premieres in the year 1946.
Oct 20 Frank Seno returns kickoff 105 yd, Chicago Cards vs NY Giants on this day in history.
Oct 22 2 British ships sink near Albania on this day in history.
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) in the year 1946.
Oct 23 UN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (First NYC) (Flushing Meadows) in the year 1946.
Oct 24 In the year 1946 netherlands & Indonesia sign cease fire
Oct 25 1st trial against nazi war criminals (Neurenberg) on this day in history.
Oct 27 Georgi Domitrovs National Front wins Bulgaria elections (78%) on this day in history.
Oct 28 German rocket engineers begin work in USSR in the year 1946.
Oct 29 In the year 1946 john S Curry, US painter (Baptism in Kansas), dies
Nov 01 West German state of Niedersachsen formed in the year 1946.
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 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 On this day in history john F Kennedy (D-Mass) elected to House of Representatives
Nov 05 On this day in history sigismond Stojowski, composer, dies at 77
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 on this day in history.
Nov 08 Jean-Paul Sartre's "La Putain Respecteuse," premieres in Paris in the year 1946.
Nov 09 Pres Truman ends wage/price freeze in the year 1946.
Nov 10 Communists win many seats at French parliamentary election on this day in history.
Nov 12 1st "autobank" (banking by car) forms (Chicago) in the year 1946.