Historical Events In 1946
Thursday, 18 August 2022
Jan 22 US president sets up CIA, Central Intelligence Agency in the year 1946.
Jan 23 In the year 1946 feliks Nowowiejski, composer, dies at 68
Jan 23 Rear Admiral Sidney W Souers, USNR, becomes 1st director of CIA on this day in history.
Jan 23 In the year 1946 rear Admiral Sidney W Souers, USNR, becomes first director of CIA
Jan 24 On this day in history canada is appointed to the UN Atomic Energy Commission, set up to control and promote the use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes
Jan 25 In the year 1946 richard Strauss' "Metamorphosis," premieres in Zurich
Jan 25 On this day in history united Mine Workers union rejoins American Federation of Labor
Jan 29 Harry L Hopkins, US min of Business (Loan & Lease law), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Jan 29 In the year 1946 the racing schooner Bluenose sinks after striking a reef off Haiti
Jan 30 1st issue of Franklin Roosevelt dime in the year 1946.
Jan 30 On this day in history the first issue of Franklin Roosevelt dime
Jan 31 Yugoslavia adopts new constitution, becomes a federal republic on this day in history.
Feb 01 Hans Betghe, writer, dies at 70 in the year 1946.
Feb 01 On this day in history norwegian statesman Trygve Lie is selected as the first secretary-general of the United Nations.
Feb 01 On this day in history republic of Hungary proclaimed, Zolt n Tildy as communist president
Feb 02 "Nellie Bly" closes at Adelphi Theater NYC after 16 performances in the year 1946.
Feb 04 Garson Kanin's "Born Yesterday," premieres in NYC in the year 1946.
Feb 04 Margarete Boie, writer, dies in the year 1946.
Feb 05 In the year 1946 george Arliss, actor/writer (Dr Syn, Voltaire), dies at 77
Feb 05 In the year 1946 the birth of Charlotte Rampling, British actress.
Feb 05 The Chondoist Chongu Party is founded in North Korea in the year 1946.
Feb 06 "Lute Song" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 142 performances in the year 1946.
Feb 07 Filibuster in US Senate kills FEPC bill on this day in history.
Feb 08 Béla Bartók's 3rd Concert for piano/orchestra premieres in Philadelphia, PA, US in the year 1946.
Feb 08 In the year 1946 miles Mander, actor/director (Murder, 3 Musketeers), dies at 57
Feb 08 In the year 1946 premier Salazar of Portugal forbids opposition parties
Feb 09 Dutch Labor Party (Dutch Social Democratic Party) forms in the year 1946.
Feb 10 1st black pro-baseball player Jackie Robinson marries Rachel Isum in the year 1946.
Feb 10 Liner Mauritania docks in Halifax carrying 943 war brides and children from England in the year 1946.
Feb 12 On this day in history world War II: Operation Deadlight ends after scuttling 121 of 154 captured U-boats.
Feb 13 In the year 1946 "Duchess Misbehaves" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 5 performances
Feb 13 In the year 1946 main Australian contingent of BCOF (British Commonwealth Occupation Force) sails for Japan During the six year occupation of Japan an estimated 40,000 Australians served with BCOF
Feb 14 In the year 1946 bank of England nationalized
Feb 14 The Bank of England goes public on this day in history.