Historical Events Happened In 1946
Tuesday, 31 May 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 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 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 In the year 1946 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 On this day in history 2 British ships sink near Albania
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 In the year 1946 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 On this day in history netherlands & Indonesia sign cease fire
Oct 25 1st trial against nazi war criminals (Neurenberg) on this day in history.
Oct 27 In the year 1946 georgi Domitrovs National Front wins Bulgaria elections (78%)
Oct 28 German rocket engineers begin work in USSR in the year 1946.
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 In the year 1946 emperor Hirohito proclaims new Japanese constitution
Nov 04 "Park Avenue" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 72 performances in the year 1946.
Nov 04 UN Educational, Scientific, & Cultural Organization formed on this day in history.
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 in the year 1946.
Nov 05 Sigismond Stojowski, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Nov 06 Zygmunt Denis Antoni Stojowski, composer, dies at 76 in the year 1946.
Nov 07 "Bal Negre" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 54 performances in the year 1946.
Nov 08 Jean-Paul Sartre's "La Putain Respecteuse," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
Nov 09 Pres Truman ends wage/price freeze on this day in history.
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)