Historical Events In 1946
Saturday, 23 January 2021
Jan 22 US president sets up CIA, Central Intelligence Agency on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1946 feliks Nowowiejski, composer, dies at 68
Jan 23 In the year 1946 rear Admiral Sidney W Souers, USNR, becomes 1st director of CIA
Jan 23 On this day in history rear Admiral Sidney W Souers, USNR, becomes first director of CIA
Jan 24 Canada is appointed to the UN Atomic Energy Commission, set up to control and promote the use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes in the year 1946.
Jan 25 Richard Strauss' "Metamorphosis," premieres in Zurich in the year 1946.
Jan 25 United Mine Workers union rejoins American Federation of Labor in the year 1946.
Jan 29 On this day in history harry L Hopkins, US min of Business (Loan & Lease law), dies at 55
Jan 29 On this day in history the racing schooner Bluenose sinks after striking a reef off Haiti
Jan 30 In the year 1946 1st issue of Franklin Roosevelt dime
Jan 30 In the year 1946 the first issue of Franklin Roosevelt dime
Jan 31 Yugoslavia adopts new constitution, becomes a federal republic in the year 1946.
Feb 01 In the year 1946 hans Betghe, writer, dies at 70
Feb 01 Norwegian statesman Trygve Lie is selected as the first secretary-general of the United Nations on this day in history.
Feb 01 In the year 1946 republic of Hungary proclaimed, Zolt n Tildy as communist president
Feb 02 On this day in history "Nellie Bly" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 16 performances
Feb 04 Garson Kanin's "Born Yesterday," premieres in NYC on this day in history.
Feb 04 In the year 1946 margarete Boie, writer, dies
Feb 05 In the year 1946 george Arliss, actor/writer (Dr Syn, Voltaire), dies at 77
Feb 05 The birth of Charlotte Rampling, British actress on this day in history.
Feb 05 In the year 1946 the Chondoist Chongu Party is founded in North Korea.
Feb 06 In the year 1946 "Lute Song" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 142 performances
Feb 07 Filibuster in US Senate kills FEPC bill in the year 1946.
Feb 08 Béla Bartók's 3rd Concert for piano/orchestra premieres in Philadelphia, PA, US on this day in history.
Feb 08 On this day in history miles Mander, actor/director (Murder, 3 Musketeers), dies at 57
Feb 08 On this day in history premier Salazar of Portugal forbids opposition parties
Feb 09 Dutch Labor Party (Dutch Social Democratic Party) forms on this day in history.
Feb 10 1st black pro-baseball player Jackie Robinson marries Rachel Isum on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1946 liner Mauritania docks in Halifax carrying 943 war brides and children from England.
Feb 12 World War II: Operation Deadlight ends after scuttling 121 of 154 captured U-boats in the year 1946.
Feb 13 In the year 1946 "Duchess Misbehaves" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 5 performances
Feb 13 Main Australian contingent of BCOF (British Commonwealth Occupation Force) sails for Japan During the six year occupation of Japan an estimated 40,000 Australians served with BCOF on this day in history.
Feb 14 Bank of England nationalized in the year 1946.
Feb 14 The Bank of England goes public in the year 1946.