Historical Events In 1946
Sunday, 01 October 2023
Jul 23 In the year 1946 menachem Begins opposition group bombs King David Hotel
Jul 24 9 Spokane baseball players (Western League), die in a bus crash in the year 1946.
Jul 25 In the year 1946 narziss Oh, German psychology, dies
Jul 25 On this day in history the first bikini is shown at a Paris fashion show
Jul 25 US detonates underwater A-bomb at Bikini (5th atomic explosion) on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 1946 morris Hirshfield, Polish/US painter, dies
Jul 26 In the year 1946 president Truman orders desegregation of all US forces
Jul 27 In the year 1946 boston Red Sox Rudy York hits 2 grand slams in 1 game, gets 10 RBIs
Jul 27 Gertrude Stein, US/Fren author/poet (Ida, Tender Buttons), dies at 72 in the year 1946.
Jul 30 In the year 1946 1st rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM
Jul 30 The first rocket attains 100 mi (167 km) altitude, White Sands, NM in the year 1946.
Aug 01 In the year 1946 andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45
Aug 01 Pres Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) in the year 1946.
Aug 03 On this day in history belgian govt of Huysmans, forms
Aug 04 1946 Dominican Republic earthquake: an earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. 100 are killed and 20,000 are left homeless on this day in history.
Aug 06 US officially submits to jurisdiction of World Court in the year 1946.
Aug 07 In the year 1946 1st coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized
Aug 07 First coin bearing portrait of Negro authorized on this day in history.
Aug 08 In the year 1946 india agrees to give Bhutan 32 sq miles
Aug 09 1st time all major-league baseball games (8) are played at night on this day in history.
Aug 09 A E E Vogler, cricketer (South Africa, 15 Tests, 64 wkts), dies in the year 1946.
Aug 13 In the year 1946 britain transfers illegal immigrants bound to Palestine, to Cyprus
Aug 13 On this day in history h[erbert] G[eorge] Wells, sci-fi author (Time Machine), dies at 79
Aug 14 On this day in history susan St James, [Susan Jane Miller], LA Calif, actress (Kate & Allie)
Aug 14 The birth of Susan St. James, American film actress in the year 1946.
Aug 16 In the year 1946 great Calcutta blood bath
Aug 16 On this day in history herman Harrell Horne, philosopher (idealism)
Aug 17 Arthur Honegger's 3rd Symphony "Liturgique," premieres on this day in history.
Aug 18 Golf Writers Associaton of America formed in the year 1946.
Aug 18 On this day in history golf Writers Associaton of America forms
Aug 22 In the year 1946 baseball approves a 168-game schedule, but later rescinds it
Aug 23 In the year 1946 13th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: All-Stars 16, Los Angeles 0 (97,380)
Aug 25 28th PGA Championship: Ben Hogan at Portland GC Portland Ore in the year 1946.
Aug 26 In the year 1946 george Orwell published "Animal Farm"