Historical Events In 1946
Saturday, 15 January 2022
Jul 23 Menachem Begins opposition group bombs King David Hotel on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 1946 9 Spokane baseball players (Western League), die in a bus crash
Jul 25 Narziss Oh, German psychology, dies on this day in history.
Jul 25 On this day in history the first bikini is shown at a Paris fashion show
Jul 25 US detonates underwater A-bomb at Bikini (5th atomic explosion) on this day in history.
Jul 26 On this day in history morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies
Jul 26 President Truman orders desegregation of all US forces in the year 1946.
Jul 27 Boston Red Sox Rudy York hits 2 grand slams in 1 game, gets 10 RBIs in the year 1946.
Jul 27 Gertrude Stein, US/Fren author/poet (Ida, Tender Buttons), dies at 72 in the year 1946.
Jul 30 1st rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM on this day in history.
Jul 30 The first rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1946 andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45
Aug 01 On this day in history pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)
Aug 03 Belgian govt of Huysmans, forms on this day in history.
Aug 04 In the year 1946 1946 Dominican Republic earthquake: an earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. 100 are killed and 20,000 are left homeless.
Aug 06 In the year 1946 uS officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court
Aug 07 1st coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized in the year 1946.
Aug 07 In the year 1946 first coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized
Aug 08 India agrees to give Bhutan 32 sq miles on this day in history.
Aug 09 On this day in history 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night
Aug 09 A E E Vogler, cricketer (South Africa, 15 Tests, 64 wkts), dies in the year 1946.
Aug 13 Britain transfers illegal immigrants bound to Palestine, to Cyprus in the year 1946.
Aug 13 In the year 1946 h[erbert] G[eorge] Wells, sci-fi author (Time Machine), dies at 79
Aug 14 Susan St James, [Susan Jane Miller], LA Calif, actress (Kate & Allie) in the year 1946.
Aug 14 In the year 1946 the birth of Susan St. James, American film actress
Aug 16 On this day in history great Calcutta blood bath
Aug 16 On this day in history herman Harrell Horne, philosopher (idealism)
Aug 17 On this day in history arthur Honegger's 3rd Symphony "Liturgique," premieres
Aug 18 In the year 1946 golf Writers Associaton of America formed
Aug 18 Golf Writers Associaton of America forms on this day in history.
Aug 22 On this day in history baseball approves a 168-game schedule, but later rescinds it
Aug 23 13th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 16, Los Angeles 0 (97,380) on this day in history.
Aug 25 28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore in the year 1946.
Aug 26 In the year 1946 george Orwell published "Animal Farm"