Historical Events Happened In 1946
Saturday, 13 February 2016
Oct 09 The first electric blanket manufactured; sold for $39.50 on this day in history.
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 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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1946 alfred G Jodl, Col-Gen/German staff chief weather authority, hanged
Oct 18 In the year 1946 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 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 On this day in history uN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (1st NYC-Flushing Meadows)
Oct 23 UN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (First NYC) (Flushing Meadows) in the year 1946.
Oct 24 Netherlands & Indonesia sign cease fire in the year 1946.
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 John S Curry, US painter (Baptism in Kansas), dies in the year 1946.
Nov 01 In the year 1946 west German state of Niedersachsen formed
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 in the year 1946.
Nov 04 In the year 1946 uN Educational, Scientific, & Cultural Organization formed
Nov 05 John F Kennedy (D-MA) elected to House of Representatives on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history john F Kennedy (D-Mass) elected to House of Representatives
Nov 05 In the year 1946 sigismond Stojowski, composer, dies at 77
Nov 06 In the year 1946 zygmunt Denis Antoni Stojowski, composer, dies at 76
Nov 07 On this day in history "Bal Negre" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 54 performances
Nov 08 On this day in history jean-Paul Sartre's "La Putain Respecteuse," premieres in Paris
Nov 09 On this day in history pres Truman ends wage/price freeze
Nov 10 On this day in history communists win many seats at French parliamentary election
Nov 12 On this day in history 1st "autobank" (banking by car) forms (Chicago)