Historical Events In 1946
Sunday, 28 February 2021
May 13 Sarwate & Banerjee add 249 for 10th wkt for Indians v Surrey on this day in history.
May 13 On this day in history uS convicts 58 camp guard of Mauthausen concentration camp to death
May 13 In the year 1946 winston Churchill welcomed in Rotterdam
May 14 Paul Hindemith's "For Those We Love," premieres in the year 1946.
May 14 On this day in history the House of Commons passes the Canadian Citizenship Act; first nationality statute in Canada to define its people as Canadians
May 16 In the year 1946 the Broadway musical Annie Get Your Gun opens
May 17 KVP Labor/Communists win first post-WW2 Dutch parliamentary elections in the year 1946.
May 17 On this day in history president Truman seizes control of nation's railroads to delay a strike
May 19 In the year 1946 dutch Cooperation for Sexual Reform (NVSH) forms in Amsterdam
May 20 Cubs Claude Passeau makes his 1st error since September 21, 1941, ending pitcher's fielding record of 273 consecutive errorless chances in the year 1946.
May 20 On this day in history the birth of Cher, American actress
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 Abdullah ibn Hussein becomes king of Jordan on this day in history.
May 25 Jordan gains independence from Britain (National Day) in the year 1946.
May 25 In the year 1946 patty Smith Hill, songwriter (Happy Birthday To You), dies at 78
May 26 In the year 1946 2-for-42 & hitting .048 for 1946, Mel Ott stops playing baseball
May 26 Friedrich A H von Waldeck, monarch of Waldeck, dies on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1946 klement Gottwald becomes premier of Czechoslovakia
May 26 Patent filed in US for H-Bomb in the year 1946.
May 28 On this day in history 1st night game at Yankee stadium (Senators 2, Yanks 1)
May 29 On this day in history kVP wins Provincial National election in Netherlands
May 30 In the year 1946 united flight 521 crashes on takeoff at LaGuardia Airport (New York) 42 die
Jun 01 Ion Antonescu, fascist premier/dictator of Romania, executed on this day in history.
Jun 02 Italian plebiscite chooses republic over monarchy (National Day) on this day in history.
Jun 03 1st bikini bathing suit displayed (Paris) on this day in history.
Jun 03 On this day in history michail I Kalinin, Pres (Supreme Soviet), dies at 60
Jun 04 In the year 1946 largest solar prominence (300,000 mi/500,000 km) observed
Jun 05 Fire at LaSalle Hotel cocktail lounge kills 61 (Chicago Ill) on this day in history.
Jun 06 11 Basketball of America Assn teams meet to schedule 1st season on this day in history.
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 Bill Kreutzmann Jr, Palo Alto CA, drummer (Grateful Dead) on this day in history.
Jun 07 In the year 1946 pirates players vote 20-16 to walkout rather than play the Giants