Historical Events In 1946
Saturday, 04 July 2020
May 13 In the year 1946 sarwate & Banerjee add 249 for 10th wkt for Indians v Surrey
May 13 US convicts 58 camp guard of Mauthausen concentration camp to death in the year 1946.
May 13 In the year 1946 winston Churchill welcomed in Rotterdam
May 14 Paul Hindemith's "For Those We Love," premieres on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1946 the House of Commons passes the Canadian Citizenship Act; first nationality statute in Canada to define its people as Canadians
May 16 On this day in history the Broadway musical Annie Get Your Gun opens
May 17 On this day in history kVP Labor/Communists win first post-WW2 Dutch parliamentary elections
May 17 President Truman seizes control of nation's railroads to delay a strike in the year 1946.
May 19 Dutch Cooperation for Sexual Reform (NVSH) forms in Amsterdam on this day in history.
May 20 On this day in history cubs Claude Passeau makes his 1st error since September 21, 1941, ending pitcher's fielding record of 273 consecutive errorless chances
May 20 The birth of Cher, American actress on this day in history.
May 22 On this day in history yankees turn triple-play & defeat Tigers' 5-3
May 24 Transjordan (now known as Jordan) becomes a kingdom, with King Abdulla Ibn Ul-Hussein as the new monarch in the year 1946.
May 25 In the year 1946 abdullah ibn Hussein becomes king of Jordan
May 25 Jordan gains independence from Britain (National Day) in the year 1946.
May 25 Patty Smith Hill, songwriter (Happy Birthday To You), dies at 78 on this day in history.
May 26 2-for-42 & hitting .048 for 1946, Mel Ott stops playing baseball in the year 1946.
May 26 Friedrich A H von Waldeck, monarch of Waldeck, dies on this day in history.
May 26 Klement Gottwald becomes premier of Czechoslovakia on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history patent filed in US for H-Bomb
May 28 On this day in history 1st night game at Yankee stadium (Senators 2, Yanks 1)
May 29 KVP wins Provincial National election in Netherlands in the year 1946.
May 30 United flight 521 crashes on takeoff at LaGuardia Airport (New York) 42 die on this day in history.
Jun 01 Ion Antonescu, fascist premier/dictator of Romania, executed on this day in history.
Jun 02 On this day in history italian plebiscite chooses republic over monarchy (National Day)
Jun 03 1st bikini bathing suit displayed (Paris) in the year 1946.
Jun 03 In the year 1946 michail I Kalinin, Pres (Supreme Soviet), dies at 60
Jun 04 Largest solar prominence (300,000 mi/500,000 km) observed in the year 1946.
Jun 05 Fire at LaSalle Hotel cocktail lounge kills 61 (Chicago Ill) in the year 1946.
Jun 06 In the year 1946 11 Basketball of America Assn teams meet to schedule 1st season
Jun 06 On this day in history gerhart Hauptmann, writer, dies at 83
Jun 06 Henry Morgan is first to take off shirt on TV in the year 1946.
Jun 07 On this day in history bill Kreutzmann Jr, Palo Alto CA, drummer (Grateful Dead)
Jun 07 In the year 1946 pirates players vote 20-16 to walkout rather than play the Giants