Tuesday 16 July 1946
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Cancer. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ann Turkel and Francis Desmedt.
A Stolen Life, directed by Curtis Bernhardt, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The River Road by Frances Parkinson Keyes was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching King's Party Line.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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- Botswana - President's Day (2nd day)
- Catholic - Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel
- Ann Turkel
- Francis Desmedt: Belgian Wicca Grand Master.
- Martin Steinbrecher: American ceramics manufacturer, entrepreneur, noted family, brother of astrologer Ed Steinbrecher, eye color: brown; right-handed, married twice, one child.
- Louise Fréchette: Canadian civil servant and diplomat Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations.
- Toshio Furukawa: Japanese voice actor.
- Barbara Lee: American politician.
- Richard LeParmentier: American-English actor and screenwriter (d. 2013).
- Ron Yary: American football player.
- Attempt made to recall Mayor Lapham (1st time in SF history)
- US court martials 46 SS to death (Battle of Bulge crimes) in Dachau
- Bureau of Land Management (BLM) within Department of the Interior (formed by merger of Grazing Service and General Land Office).
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- Dinah - Sam Donahue & His Orchestra
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