Historical Events Happened In 1946
Saturday, 20 December 2014
Oct 09 The first electric blanket manufactured; sold for $39.50 in the year 1946.
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 On this day in history joseph W Stilwell, US general (China), dies
Oct 14 On this day in history netherland & Indonesia sign cease fire
Oct 15 On this day in history hermann Goering, founder of the Gestapo and chief of the German air force, committed suicide by poison
Oct 15 Hermann Goering, Nazi Reichmarshal, poisons himself in prison on this day in history.
Oct 15 Smallest World Series share since 1918 (Cards $3,748, Red Sox $2,140) on this day in history.
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 Aaron Copland's 3rd Symphony, premieres in the year 1946.
Oct 20 In the year 1946 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 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 on this day in history.
Oct 23 On this day in history uN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (1st NYC-Flushing Meadows)
Oct 23 In the year 1946 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 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 On this day in history john S Curry, US painter (Baptism in Kansas), dies
Nov 01 On this day in history west German state of Niedersachsen formed
Nov 03 On this day in history emperor Hirohito proclaims new Japanese constitution
Nov 04 On this day in history "Park Avenue" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 72 performances
Nov 04 UN Educational, Scientific, & Cultural Organization formed on this day in history.
Nov 05 John F Kennedy (D-MA) elected to House of Representatives on this day in history.
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 In the year 1946 "Bal Negre" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 54 performances
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 In the year 1946 communists win many seats at French parliamentary election
Nov 12 On this day in history 1st "autobank" (banking by car) forms (Chicago)