Wednesday 12 June 1946
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Henry V, directed by Laurence Olivier, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 12 June 1946 ?
- Blessed Ternan, bishop, confessor [ GTZ: Scotland]
- Blessed John of Sahagun, hermit, confessor
- Roman Empire ? sixth day of the Vestalia in honor of Vesta
- Philippines ? Araw ng Kalayaan (Independence Day) 1898
- Russian Federation ? Russia Day (Independence Day) 1990
- United Kingdom ? Trooping the Colour (Military celebration of the monarch's official birthday held in London on the second Saturday of June)
- Brazil ? Dia dos Namorados (Lover's Day; similar to St. Valentine's)
- World Day Against Child Labor
- Saints Basilides, Quirinus, Nabor and Nazarius (and Celsus), martyrs
- Saint Pharaildis, virgin [GTZ: Artois]
- Blessed Eskill, bishop, martyr [ GTZ: Scandinavia]
- Saint Ursinus, bishop of Bourges, confessor (Translation day) [GTZ: Rouen]
- Saint Leo III died 816
- Saint Odulf of Oirschot died 865
- Blessed Guido (died 1250)
- Saints Nabor and Nazarius, martyrs [GTZ: St. Avold]
- Blessed Onuphrius, monk
- Saint Rufus, bishop, martyr [WTS (Bruges)]
- Saint Cunera [HCC]
- Catherine Bréchignac: French physicist.
- Michel Bergeron: Canadian ice hockey player and coach.
- Bobby Gould: English footballer and manager.
- Count Hisaichi Terauchi: Japanese Field Marshal.
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- One More Tomorrow - Frankie Carle & His Orchestra
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