Sunday June 23, 1946: on this day

June 23, 1946 was the 174th day of the year 1946, under the sign of Cancer and the day of the week was Sunday.

Is June 23, 1946 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on June 23, 1946, who was born and died on June 23, 1946, what holidays and observances are celebrated on June 23, 1946, which were the most popular songs (ex. Doin' What Comes Natur'lly by Freddy Martin & His Orchestra), movies (e.g. The Stranger, directed by Orson Welles), TV series (e.g. Lights Out) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about June 23rd, 1946 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was June 23, 1946?

June 23, 1946 was a Sunday and it was the 174th day of the year 1946 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 23, 1946 can also be written as 6/23/1946 in the US and as 23/6/1946 in UK and Europe.

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June 23, 1946: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 23, 1946:

  • The 1946 vancouver island earthquake strikes vancouver island, british columbia, canada.

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June 23, 1946: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 23rd is Cancer.

Cancer is the 4th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between June 21st and July 22nd belong to the Cancer sign: discover Cancer personality and who should a Cancer marry.

Babies born in June are either Gemini or Cancer. People born before June 20th are Gemini, while people born from June 21st have the sign of Cancer.

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June 23, 1946: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 23, 1946 is Dog and the associated element is Fire.

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Discover the planets positions on June 23rd, 1946 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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June 23, 1946: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 23, 1946 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 23, 1946 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on June 23, 1946 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 25% full, rising at 01:39 am and setting at 03:20 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jun 14, 1946 while the next full moon would come on Jul 14, 1946.

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Who was born on June 23, 1946?

Famous people born on June 23, 1946:

  • Ted Shackelford
    Ted Shackelford

    American actor.

  • Julian Hipwood

    English polo player and coach.

  • Kay Redfield Jamison


  • Russ Thacker in Washington DC

    Usa; producer (golden seal).

  • Ted Shackelford in Oklahoma City

    Oklahoma, usa; actor.

  • Gherardo Colombo
  • Aleksej Es'kov
  • Svein Thøgersen
  • Marino de Rosas
  • Salvatore Gristina
  • Gianpaolo Tescari
  • Liliana Albertini
  • Jaime Guzmán

Whose famous birthday is on June 23rd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 23rd:

  • Hamza Abbasi
    Hamza Abbasi

    Hamza abbasi is a pakistani tv actor known for his roles in popular tv dramas and for his outspoken views on social and political issues.

  • Frances McDormand
    Frances McDormand

    Frances mcdormand is an american actress known for her powerful performances in films such as fargo, three billboards outside ebbing,...

  • June Carter Cash
    June Carter Cash

    American singer and musician (born 1929).

  • Melissa Rauch
    Melissa Rauch

    Melissa rauch is a tv actress best known for her role as bernadette rostenkowski-wolowitz on the popular sitcom the big bang theory.

  • Joel Edgerton
    Joel Edgerton

    Joel edgerton is an australian actor known for his roles in films such as warrior, the great gatsby, and loving.

  • Joss Whedon
    Joss Whedon

    American director, producer, and screenwriter.

  • Bob Fosse
    Bob Fosse

    American choreographer, dancer and director of film with a 40-year career.

  • Bryan Brown
    Bryan Brown

    Actor from ausra who made his international debut in the 1980 movie "breaker morant".

  • Louis Seigner
    Louis Seigner

    Mathilde and emmanuelle are the grandfathers of a french stage comedian and actor, mathilde and emmanuelle.

  • Irene Worth
    Irene Worth

    American actress (d. 2002).

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June 23, 1946: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 77 years 9 months old,

or 933 months and 30 days old,

or 4061 weeks and 1 day old,

or 28428 days old,

if you were born on June 23, 1946.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 23, 1946?

There are 62 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Sunday June 23rd 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 23, 1946?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on June 23, 1946.


June 23, 1946: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 23, 1946:

  • William S. Hart

    Renowned silent film actor known for his Western roles.

  • Charles Oman

What famous deaths happened on June 23rd?

Famous deaths on June 23rd:

  • Peter Falk
    Peter Falk

    Peter falk was an american actor best known for his role as the detective columbo in the television series of the same name.

  • Zarah Leander
    Zarah Leander

    Swedish actress and singer leander.

  • Maureen O'Sullivan
    Maureen O'Sullivan

    Maureen O'Sullivan was an Irish-American actress best known for playing Jane in the 'Tarzan' film series.

  • Dick Van Patten
    Dick Van Patten

    American tv, stage and tv actor best known for his tv series "eight is enough" 1977-1981.

  • Buster Merryfield
    Buster Merryfield

    British actor (born 1920).

  • Mary Boland
    Mary Boland

    Actress (boy trouble new moon) dies at 83.

  • Fay Holden
    Fay Holden

    Actress (mother – andy hardy films), who dies at the age of 77.

  • Jonas Salk

    American scientist, immunologist and biologist.

  • Johathon Salk

    Developed the first successful polio vaccine.

  • Richard Matheson

    Renowned author known for his contributions to horror and science fiction genres.

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June 23, 1946: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on June 23, 1946:

  • J??i (L?go) - Latvia
  • The Happiest day of the year is June 23 according to a recent study completed by the Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales (a part of the Russell Group of British universities). [4]
  • National holiday - Luxembourg
  • Midsummer's Eve, Christianized the eve of the feast of Saint John the Baptist, is celebrated in much of Northern Europe and the British Islands
  • Victory Day - Estonia
  • Father's Day - Poland

Observances on June 23, 1946:

  • International Widows' Day
  • United Nations Public Service Day

Saints celebrated on June 23, 1946:

  • Saint Jonas Day - Lithuania
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June 23, 1946: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 23, 1946 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week June 17th and June 23rd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

June 23, 1946: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 23, 1946 was Doin' What Comes Natur'lly by Freddy Martin & His Orchestra, according to the music chart for the week June 17th and June 23rd.

June 23, 1946: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 23, 1946 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week June 17th and June 23rd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Doin' What Comes Natur'lly

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June 23, 1946: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on June 23, 1946 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Stranger

The Stranger

Release year: 1946

Directed by: Orson Welles

Starring: Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Philip Merivale

Country: United States of America

The Unknown

The Unknown

Release year: 1946

Directed by: Henry Levin

Starring: Karen Morley, Jim Bannon, Jeff Donnell, Mark Roberts

Colorado Serenade

Colorado Serenade

Release year: 1946

Directed by: Robert Emmett Tansey

Starring: Eddie Dean, Roscoe Ates, David Sharpe, Mary Kenyon



Release year: 1946

Directed by: Louis King

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Anne Baxter, Bruce Cabot, Esther Dale

Anna and the King of Siam

Anna and the King of Siam

Release year: 1946

Directed by: John Cromwell

Starring: Irene Dunne, Rex Harrison, Linda Darnell, Lee J. Cobb

Country: United States of America

June 23, 1946: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 23, 1946 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Lights Out

Lights Out

Release year: 1946

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States of America

Cash and Carry

Cash and Carry

Release year: 1946

Starring: Dennis James

Country: United States of America

Serving Through Science

Serving Through Science

Release year: 1946

Starring: Guthrie McClintock

Country: United States of America

Geographically Speaking

Geographically Speaking

Release year: 1946

Starring: Mrs. Carveth Wells

Country: United States of America



Release year: 1946

Starring: Bert Ambrose, Evelyn Dall, Bebe Daniels, Frances Day

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland


Who was the US President on June 23, 1946?

On June 23, 1946 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 23, 1946?

On June 23, 1946 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 23, 1946?

On June 23, 1946 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about June 23rd?

June 23rd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 23rd day of the month of June. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on June 23rd, such as:

  • 2019 - Yemeni civil war (2015)-present: houthis launch an attack that kills one syrian and injures 21 others. this attack is at abha international airport. it was previously attacked with a ballistic weapon two weeks ago. (reuters) there are reports that another attack has occurred at jizan airport. however, there have been no confirmation. (business insider). houthis warn of more attacks if saudi arabia continues to escalate its aggression in yemen.
  • 2018 - Eastern daraa offensive (june 2018, syria): the syrian government launched a ground offensive in eastern daraa, the southern province.
  • 2017 - War in north-west pakistan: multiple bombings in june 2017 at a parachinar market kill at least 37 and injure more than 150 others. (radio free europe/radio liberty). (al jazeera). a suicide car bombing occurs at a quetta police checkpoint, killing at least 13.

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What happened in 1946?

1946 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • 1st baseball broadcast in Chicago, Cards vs. Cubs
  • Emperor Hirohito of Japan announces he is not a god
  • ENIAC, US 1st computer finished by Mauchly / Eckert

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What was the calendar for June 1946?

June 1946 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with June being the 6th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Sunday June 23, 1946