Tuesday 26 February 1946
It was Tuesday, under the sign of Pisces. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Bingo Smith and Bobby "Bingo".
Rome, Open City, directed by Roberto Rossellini, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1946
while The Miracle of the Bells by Russell Janne was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching It's a Gift.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the most popular movies released in the last 30 days ?
Find out your future
Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 26 February 1946!
Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?
Which were the important events of 26 February 1946 ?
- Blessed Edigna
- Saint Mechtild (d. 1154)
- Blessed Leo of Furnes (d. 1163)
- Saint Victor
- Saint Alexander of Alexandria
- Saint Nestor (died 251)
- Liberation Day in Kuwait (1991).
- Nation of Islam - Savior's Day - commemoration of the birthdate of Wallace Fard Muhammad, believed to be Allah in human form, the saviour of the black race.
- Bingo Smith
- Bobby "Bingo": Smith; NBA star (Cleveland Cavaliers).
- Josette Drevon: French homicide; shot her lover to death on 10/29/1984.
- Carla Puccini: Italian actress, the second wife of Romano Mussolini.
- Ahmed Zewail: Egyptian-American chemist and academic Nobel Prize laureate.
- 2 killed and 10 wounded in race riot in Columbia, Tennessee
- Two killed and ten wounded in race riot in Columbia, Tennessee, USA.
- Finnish observers report the first of many thousands of sightings of ghost rockets.
Make this date unforgettable
Search For Your Ancestors
Genealogy: find out your family heritage
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?