Historical Events Happened In 1946
Friday, 24 October 2014
Oct 09 The first electric blanket manufactured; sold for $39.50 on this day in history.
Oct 10 In the year 1946 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) in the year 1946.
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 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 in the year 1946.
Oct 15 Smallest World Series share since 1918 (Cards $3,748, Red Sox $2,140) in the year 1946.
Oct 16 In the year 1946 10 Nazi leaders hanged as war criminals after Nuremberg trials
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 On this day in history frank Seno returns kickoff 105 yd, Chicago Cards vs NY Giants
Oct 22 2 British ships sink near Albania in the year 1946.
Oct 22 On this day in history 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 UN General Assembly 2nd session convenes (First NYC) (Flushing Meadows) on this day in history.
Oct 24 In the year 1946 netherlands & Indonesia sign cease fire
Oct 25 1st trial against nazi war criminals (Neurenberg) in the year 1946.
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 In the year 1946 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 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 On this day in history 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)