Historical Events In 1946
Monday, 19 April 2021
May 13 Sarwate & Banerjee add 249 for 10th wkt for Indians v Surrey in the year 1946.
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 In the year 1946 paul Hindemith's "For Those We Love," premieres
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 The Broadway musical Annie Get Your Gun opens in the year 1946.
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 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
May 20 The birth of Cher, American actress on this day in history.
May 22 Yankees turn triple-play & defeat Tigers' 5-3 on this day in history.
May 24 On this day in history transjordan (now known as Jordan) becomes a kingdom, with King Abdulla Ibn Ul-Hussein as the new monarch
May 25 On this day in history abdullah ibn Hussein becomes king of Jordan
May 25 Jordan gains independence from Britain (National Day) on this day in history.
May 25 Patty Smith Hill, songwriter (Happy Birthday To You), dies at 78 in the year 1946.
May 26 2-for-42 & hitting .048 for 1946, Mel Ott stops playing baseball on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1946 friedrich A H von Waldeck, monarch of Waldeck, dies
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 KVP wins Provincial National election in Netherlands on this day in history.
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 Italian plebiscite chooses republic over monarchy (National Day) in the year 1946.
Jun 03 1st bikini bathing suit displayed (Paris) in the year 1946.
Jun 03 Michail I Kalinin, Pres (Supreme Soviet), dies at 60 in the year 1946.
Jun 04 Largest solar prominence (300,000 mi/500,000 km) observed on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1946 fire at LaSalle Hotel cocktail lounge kills 61 (Chicago Ill)
Jun 06 On this day in history 11 Basketball of America Assn teams meet to schedule 1st season
Jun 06 On this day in history gerhart Hauptmann, writer, dies at 83
Jun 06 On this day in history henry Morgan is first to take off shirt on TV
Jun 07 In the year 1946 bill Kreutzmann Jr, Palo Alto CA, drummer (Grateful Dead)
Jun 07 Pirates players vote 20-16 to walkout rather than play the Giants on this day in history.