Famous Deaths In 1946
Sunday, 03 December 2023
Jan 02 Joe Darling, cricketer (Aussie captain 21 Tests, won 7 lost 4), dies on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1946 death of william Joyce, (Lord Haw Haw), hanged in Britain for treason
Jan 04 Barney Oldfield, daredevil, dies at 67 on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1946 death of kitty Cheatham, American singer (b. 1864)
Jan 07 Adamo Didur, Polish tenor (b. 1874) died in the year 1946.
Jan 09 In the year 1946 countee Cullen, US poet (Black Christ, One Way to Heaven), dies at 42
Jan 16 Johanna HC Albregt, actress/wife of Henri Dons (Paradise), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history gottfried Rudinger, composer, dies at 59
Jan 23 Feliks Nowowiejski, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1946.
Jan 26 In the year 1946 death of adriaan van Maanen, Dutch-American astronomer (b. 1884)
Jan 29 In the year 1946 harry L Hopkins, US min of Business (Loan & Lease law), dies at 55
Feb 01 Hans Betghe, writer, dies at 70 in the year 1946.
Feb 04 Margarete Boie, writer, dies in the year 1946.
Feb 05 George Arliss, actor/writer (Dr Syn, Voltaire), dies at 77 on this day in history.
Feb 08 Miles Mander, actor/director (Murder, 3 Musketeers), dies at 57 in the year 1946.
Feb 20 Hugh Allen, musician, dies in the year 1946.
Feb 21 JosÃ© Streel, Belgian World War II collaborator (b. 1911) died on this day in history.
Feb 23 Tomoyuki Yamashita, Japanese general (hanged) (b. 1885) died on this day in history.
Mar 02 FidÃ©l PÃ¡lffy, Hungarian National socialist (b. 1895) died in the year 1946.
Mar 04 On this day in history death of bror von Blixen-Finecke, Danish big-game hunter (b. 1886)
Mar 12 In the year 1946 philip Merivale, dies at 59
Mar 13 In the year 1946 abraham Bredius, Dutch art historian (Rembrandt), dies at 90
Mar 16 Marius HLW "Max" Blokzijl, Dutch Nazi propagandist, executed at 61 died on this day in history.
Mar 17 In the year 1946 death of dai Li, Chinese spymaster (b. 1897)
Mar 19 In the year 1946 amir Hamzah, Indonesian poet (Buah Rindu), dies at 35
Mar 22 In the year 1946 clemens A von Galen, bishop of Munster/anti fascist, dies at 68
Mar 23 In the year 1946 alexandru Zirra, composer, dies at 62
Mar 24 In the year 1946 alexander A Aljechin, world chess champ (1927-35, 37-46), dies at 53
Mar 28 Chick Fullis, baseball player (b. 1904) died in the year 1946.
Mar 30 On this day in history john S S P V Gort, viscount of Limerick/Hamsterley, dies at 59
Apr 01 On this day in history noah Beery, actor (Beau Geste, Cimarron Kid, Mammy), dies at 62
Apr 03 Masaharu Homma, Lt Gen (responsible for Bataan Death March), executed died on this day in history.
Apr 05 On this day in history vincent Millie Youmans, US composer (Tea For Two), dies at 47
Apr 12 On this day in history death of august Borms, Flemish nazi collaborator, executed at 67