Historical Events In 1946
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
Jan 22 US president sets up CIA, Central Intelligence Agency on this day in history.
Jan 23 Feliks Nowowiejski, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1946 rear Admiral Sidney W Souers, USNR, becomes 1st director of CIA
Jan 23 Rear Admiral Sidney W Souers, USNR, becomes first director of CIA in the year 1946.
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 on this day in history.
Jan 25 On this day in history richard Strauss' "Metamorphosis," premieres in Zurich
Jan 25 United Mine Workers union rejoins American Federation of Labor in the year 1946.
Jan 29 Harry L Hopkins, US min of Business (Loan & Lease law), dies at 55 on this day in history.
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 The first issue of Franklin Roosevelt dime in the year 1946.
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 Republic of Hungary proclaimed, Zolt n Tildy as communist president in the year 1946.
Feb 02 "Nellie Bly" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 16 performances in the year 1946.
Feb 04 Garson Kanin's "Born Yesterday," premieres in NYC in the year 1946.
Feb 04 Margarete Boie, writer, dies in the year 1946.
Feb 05 On this day in history george Arliss, actor/writer (Dr Syn, Voltaire), dies at 77
Feb 05 On this day in history the birth of Charlotte Rampling, British actress.
Feb 05 The Chondoist Chongu Party is founded in North Korea in the year 1946.
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 On this day in history béla Bartók's 3rd Concert for piano/orchestra premieres in Philadelphia, PA, US
Feb 08 Miles Mander, actor/director (Murder, 3 Musketeers), dies at 57 in the year 1946.
Feb 08 On this day in history premier Salazar of Portugal forbids opposition parties
Feb 09 In the year 1946 dutch Labor Party (Dutch Social Democratic Party) forms
Feb 10 In the year 1946 1st black pro-baseball player Jackie Robinson marries Rachel Isum
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 On this day in history "Duchess Misbehaves" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 5 performances
Feb 13 On this day in history 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
Feb 14 Bank of England nationalized in the year 1946.
Feb 14 On this day in history the Bank of England goes public.