Historical Events For 1946
Saturday, 17 February 2018
Oct 09 In the year 1946 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 The birth of Chris Tarrant, British TV show creator (who wants to be a millionaire) in the year 1946.
Oct 12 On this day in history joseph W Stilwell, US general (China), dies
Oct 14 Netherland & Indonesia sign cease fire on this day in history.
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 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 Alfred G Jodl, Col-Gen/German staff chief weather authority, hanged in the year 1946.
Oct 18 In the year 1946 aaron Copland's 3rd Symphony, premieres
Oct 20 Frank Seno returns kickoff 105 yd, Chicago Cards vs NY Giants on this day in history.
Oct 22 In the year 1946 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 Netherlands & Indonesia sign cease fire in the year 1946.
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 In the year 1946 west German state of Niedersachsen formed
Nov 03 Emperor Hirohito proclaims new Japanese constitution in the year 1946.
Nov 04 "Park Avenue" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 72 performances in the year 1946.
Nov 04 On this day in history 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 John F Kennedy (D-Mass) elected to House of Representatives in the year 1946.
Nov 05 On this day in history sigismond Stojowski, composer, dies at 77
Nov 06 On this day in history 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 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)