Historical Events In 1946
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
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 Rear Admiral Sidney W Souers, USNR, becomes 1st director of CIA in the year 1946.
Jan 23 Rear Admiral Sidney W Souers, USNR, becomes first director of CIA in the year 1946.
Jan 24 On this day in history canada is appointed to the UN Atomic Energy Commission, set up to control and promote the use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes
Jan 25 Richard Strauss' "Metamorphosis," premieres in Zurich in the year 1946.
Jan 25 In the year 1946 united Mine Workers union rejoins American Federation of Labor
Jan 29 Harry L Hopkins, US min of Business (Loan & Lease law), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1946 the racing schooner Bluenose sinks after striking a reef off Haiti
Jan 30 1st issue of Franklin Roosevelt dime on this day in history.
Jan 30 On this day in history the first issue of Franklin Roosevelt dime
Jan 31 On this day in history yugoslavia adopts new constitution, becomes a federal republic
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 on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history "Nellie Bly" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 16 performances
Feb 04 In the year 1946 garson Kanin's "Born Yesterday," premieres in NYC
Feb 04 Margarete Boie, writer, dies in the year 1946.
Feb 05 George Arliss, actor/writer (Dr Syn, Voltaire), dies at 77 in the year 1946.
Feb 05 The birth of Charlotte Rampling, British actress on this day in history.
Feb 05 On this day in history the Chondoist Chongu Party is founded in North Korea.
Feb 06 "Lute Song" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 142 performances in the year 1946.
Feb 07 In the year 1946 filibuster in US Senate kills FEPC bill
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 Premier Salazar of Portugal forbids opposition parties on this day in history.
Feb 09 Dutch Labor Party (Dutch Social Democratic Party) forms on this day in history.
Feb 10 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Feb 13 On this day in history "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 In the year 1946 the Bank of England goes public.