Historical Events In 1946
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
May 13 On this day in history sarwate & Banerjee add 249 for 10th wkt for Indians v Surrey
May 13 On this day in history uS convicts 58 camp guard of Mauthausen concentration camp to death
May 13 Winston Churchill welcomed in Rotterdam on this day in history.
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 In the year 1946 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 In the year 1946 cubs Claude Passeau makes his 1st error since September 21, 1941, ending pitcher's fielding record of 273 consecutive errorless chances
May 20 On this day in history the birth of Cher, American actress
May 22 Yankees turn triple-play & defeat Tigers' 5-3 on this day in history.
May 24 Transjordan (now known as Jordan) becomes a kingdom, with King Abdulla Ibn Ul-Hussein as the new monarch on this day in history.
May 25 Abdullah ibn Hussein becomes king of Jordan in the year 1946.
May 25 In the year 1946 jordan gains independence from Britain (National Day)
May 25 Patty Smith Hill, songwriter (Happy Birthday To You), dies at 78 on this day in history.
May 26 On this day in history 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 In the year 1946 patent filed in US for H-Bomb
May 28 In the year 1946 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 in the year 1946.
Jun 01 In the year 1946 ion Antonescu, fascist premier/dictator of Romania, executed
Jun 02 In the year 1946 italian plebiscite chooses republic over monarchy (National Day)
Jun 03 1st bikini bathing suit displayed (Paris) in the year 1946.
Jun 03 Michail I Kalinin, Pres (Supreme Soviet), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Jun 04 Largest solar prominence (300,000 mi/500,000 km) observed on this day in history.
Jun 05 Fire at LaSalle Hotel cocktail lounge kills 61 (Chicago Ill) in the year 1946.
Jun 06 11 Basketball of America Assn teams meet to schedule 1st season in the year 1946.
Jun 06 Gerhart Hauptmann, writer, dies at 83 in the year 1946.
Jun 06 In the year 1946 henry Morgan is first to take off shirt on TV
Jun 07 Bill Kreutzmann Jr, Palo Alto CA, drummer (Grateful Dead) in the year 1946.
Jun 07 Pirates players vote 20-16 to walkout rather than play the Giants on this day in history.