Monday June 24, 1946: on this day

June 24, 1946 was the 175th day of the year 1946, under the sign of Cancer and the day of the week was Monday.

Is June 24, 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 24, 1946, who was born and died on June 24, 1946, what holidays and observances are celebrated on June 24, 1946, which were the most popular songs (ex. To Each His Own by Eddy Howard & His Orchestra), movies (e.g. My Pal Trigger, directed by Frank McDonald, Yakima Canutt), TV series (e.g. Face To Face) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about June 24th, 1946 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.


What day of the week was June 24, 1946?

June 24, 1946 was a Monday and it was the 175th day of the year 1946 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 24, 1946 can also be written as 6/24/1946 in the US and as 24/6/1946 in UK and Europe.

June 24, 1946 in June 1946 calendar


June 24, 1946: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 24, 1946:

  • 11.72 (29.77 cm) of rainfall at mellen wisc (state 24-hr record)
  • 29.77 cm (11.72 inches) of rainfall, mellen, wisconsin. (state 24-hour record)
  • Georges bidault becomes prime minister of france.

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June 24, 1946: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 24th 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 24, 1946: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 24, 1946 is Dog and the associated element is Fire.

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June 24, 1946: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 24, 1946 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 24, 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 24, 1946 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 15% full, rising at 02:06 am and setting at 04:34 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 24, 1946?

Famous people born on June 24, 1946:

  • Eldine Griffith

    Eldine Griffith is a former West Indian cricketer who played Test cricket for the West Indies.

  • Ioan Talpeș

    Romanian politician and former Minister of Defense.

  • Ellison Onizuka

    American astronaut aboard challenger that lifted off from cape kennedy, fl on 1/28/86 at 11:39 am est.

  • David Collenette

    Canadian civil servant and politician, 32nd canadian minister of national defence.

  • Robert Reich

    American economist and politician, 22nd united states secretary of labor.

  • Ted Shackelford


  • Ellison S Onizuka in Hawaii Major US Air Force/astronaut (STS 51C

    51l-challenger disaster).

  • Jacques Mahieux

    French singer, songwriter, and instrumentalist.

  • João Batista Faria
  • Nguyễn Đức Soát
  • Peter Bennett
  • Giangiorgio Pasqualotto
  • Sergio Menegale
  • Eligio De Rossi

Whose famous birthday is on June 24th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 24th:

  • Mick Fleetwood
    Mick Fleetwood

    Mick fleetwood is a british musician and actor, best known as the drummer and co-founder of the rock band fleetwood mac.

  • Mindy Kaling
    Mindy Kaling

    American comedian, writer, producer, and actress.

  • Minka Kelly
    Minka Kelly

    Minka kelly is an american actress known for her roles in tv shows such as friday night lights and parenthood.

  • Nancy Allen
    Nancy Allen

    Nancy allen is an american actress known for her roles in iconic films such as 'carrie' and 'robocop'.

  • Joe Penny
    Joe Penny

    British-american tv and film actor.

  • Michele Lee
    Michele Lee

    American actress and singer who played karen mackenzie on cbs's tv prime-time soap, "knots landing" for 14 seasons.

  • Peter Weller
    Peter Weller

    American actor.

  • Iain Glen
    Iain Glen

    Scottish actor, who won the silver bear award at the berlin international film festival in 1990 for his portrayal as larry winters, the...

  • Carla Gallo
    Carla Gallo

    American actress.

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June 24, 1946: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 77 years 9 months old,

or 933 months and 29 days old,

or 4061 weeks

or 28427 days old,

if you were born on June 24, 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 24, 1946?

There are 63 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday June 24th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 24, 1946?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on June 24, 1946.


June 24, 1946: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 24, 1946:

  • Louise Whitfield Carnegie

    American philanthropist (b. 1857).

  • Damodar Dharmananda Kosambi

What famous deaths happened on June 24th?

Famous deaths on June 24th:

  • Eli Wallach
    Eli Wallach

    American actor, tv and stage actor.

  • Jackie Gleason
    Jackie Gleason

    American comedian.

  • David Tomlinson
    David Tomlinson

    Scotland, united kingdom -- actor ("mary poppins," helter skelter).

  • Brian Keith
    Brian Keith

    American actor and tv star, who was versatile enough to play everything, from a homicidal maniac, to a burly soldier man, to a kind parent,...

  • Paul Winchell
    Paul Winchell

    American actor, voice artist, and ventriloquist (b. 1922).

  • Hibari Misora
    Hibari Misora

    Japanese actress and singer (born 1937).

  • Kabir

    Kabir was a 15th-century Indian mystic poet and saint, whose writings had a profound influence on the Bhakti movement.

  • Alveria Matarazzo

    Italian-Brazilian businesswoman known for her philanthropy and industrial empire.

  • Azarria Pitts

    Renowned actress known for her roles in silent films.

  • Xaivier Herbert

    Renowned author known for his impactful novels and essays.

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June 24, 1946: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on June 24, 1946:

  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John the Baptist, patron saint of QuTbec
  • Discovery Day in Newfoundland and Labrador (celebrating the 1497 discovery by John Cabot)
  • Bannockburn Day in Scotland (see 1314 above)
  • Quarter days in England
  • Battle of Carabobo Day in Venezuela (1821)
  • FOte nationale du QuTbec, also called St-Jean-Baptiste Day
  • Day of Indian in Peru
  • Original Midsummer's Eve in Finland and Sweden, although the official holiday is now moved to the nearest Friday
  • St. John's Day in Estonia and Sao Joao in Porto
  • Festival of San Juan observed in Bolivia and Peru

Observances on June 24, 1946:

  • International Day of Women in Diplomacy
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June 24, 1946: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 24, 1946 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week June 24th and June 30th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

June 24, 1946: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 24, 1946 was To Each His Own by Eddy Howard & His Orchestra, according to the music chart for the week June 24th and June 30th.

June 24, 1946: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 24, 1946 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week June 24th and June 30th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - To Each His Own
  2. - Surrender
  3. - Surrender

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June 24, 1946: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on June 24, 1946 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

My Pal Trigger

My Pal Trigger

Release year: 1946

Directed by: Frank McDonald, Yakima Canutt

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Dale Evans

Sunset Pass

Sunset Pass

Release year: 1946

Directed by: William Berke

Starring: James Warren, Nan Leslie, John Laurenz, Jane Greer

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

June 24, 1946: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 24, 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:

Face to Face

Face to Face

Release year: 1946

Starring: Eddie Dunn, Bill Dunn

Country: United States of America

King's Party Line

King's Party Line

Release year: 1946

Starring: John Reed King, Jim Brown

Country: United States of America

For the Children

For the Children

Release year: 1946

Starring: Anthony Quayle, Richard Burton, Michael Bates, Alan Badel

Lights Out

Lights Out

Release year: 1946

Starring: Frank Gallop, Jack La Rue

Country: United States of America


Who was the US President on June 24, 1946?

On June 24, 1946 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 24, 1946?

On June 24, 1946 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 24, 1946?

On June 24, 1946 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about June 24th?

June 24th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 24th 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 24th, such as:

  • 2019 - 2019 amhara region coup-d'etat: migbaru kbede, the attorney general of ethiopia's amhara region dies from injuries sustained during the attempted coup two days before. asaminew tsige was reportedly killed by security personnel.
  • 2018 - Eastern daraa offensive (june 2018: first time that russian warplanes provided air cover for the offensive
  • 2017 - Incidents between israeli and syrian ceasefire lines during the syrian civil war. israel and syria exchanged weapons fire in the disputed golan height. israel destroyed several targets, including two syrian tanks. although there were casualties on the ground in syria it is not known how many among the syrian forces. there were no injuries to israeli troops.

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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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