Wednesday June 26, 1946: on this day

About June 26th, 1946, in brief:

  • Historical events: Dutch Nazi collaborator Arnold Meijer sentenced to 5 years
  • Day of the week: June 26th, 1946 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Cancer (in western zodiac), Dog (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Ariana Grande, Amanda Cerny
  • Moon Phase: New Moon
  • #1 US song: To Each His Own by Eddy Howard & His Orchestra
  • Popular movie: My Pal Trigger directed by Frank McDonald, Yakima Canutt

More about June 26th, 1946? See below for more news and curiosities on June 26th, 1946.


What day of the week was June 26, 1946?

June 26, 1946 was a Wednesday and it was the 177th day of the year 1946 in the Gregorian calendar.

June 26, 1946 can also be written as 6/26/1946 in the US and as 26/6/1946 in UK and Europe.

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June 26, 1946: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on June 26, 1946:

  • Dutch nazi collaborator arnold meijer sentenced to 5 years

June 26, 1946: What were the magazines covers that day?

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June 26, 1946: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for June 26th 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 26, 1946: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for June 26, 1946 is Dog and the associated element is Fire.

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June 26, 1946: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on June 26, 1946 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on June 26, 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 26, 1946 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 2% full, rising at 03:10 am and setting at 07:09 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 26, 1946?

Famous people born on June 26, 1946:

  • Pamela Bellwood
    Pamela Bellwood

    American actress.

  • Osmel Sousa

    Renowned Venezuelan entrepreneur known for his work in the beauty pageant industry.

  • Fumio Ohtsubo

    Former President and CEO of Panasonic Corporation.

  • Candence Pert

    Candence Pert was a pioneering neuroscientist who made significant contributions to the understanding of the role of neuropeptides in the...

  • Danuta Pieter

    Dutch politician known for her work in the European Parliament.

  • Ricky Jay

    Renowned magician and actor known for his sleight of hand skills.

  • Clive Francis

    London, england -- actor (masada).

  • Romeo Dallaire


  • Francisco Pardo Artigas
  • Antonello Geleng
  • Margot Glockshuber
  • Carlo Montanaro
  • Anthony John Valentine Obinna
  • Bibi Ballandi
  • Leo Rossi

Whose famous birthday is on June 26th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on June 26th:

  • Ariana Grande
    Ariana Grande

    American actress and singer.

  • Amanda Cerny
    Amanda Cerny

    Amanda cerny is a social media influencer and comedian known for her popular vine videos and her large following on platforms like instagram...

  • Jennette McCurdy
    Jennette McCurdy

    Jennette mccurdy is an american actress and singer, best known for her role as sam puckett on the nickelodeon tv show icarly.

  • Chris O'Donnell
    Chris O'Donnell

    Chris o'donnell is an american actor known for his roles in movies such as 'scent of a woman' and as robin in the 'batman' film series.

  • Uday Kiran
    Uday Kiran

    Uday Kiran was an Indian film actor who predominantly worked in Telugu cinema.

  • Dany Boon
    Dany Boon

    French actor, humorist and film director, born to an algerian kabyle.

  • Aubrey Plaza
    Aubrey Plaza

    Aubrey Plaza is an American actress best known for her roles in comedy TV shows and movies.

  • Véronique Genest
    Véronique Genest

    French actress and producer of film, she is best known as commissaire julie lescaut, a leading role in the french police drama "julie...

  • Derek Jeter
    Derek Jeter

    Pequanock (new jersey) -- shortstop (new york yankees rookie of the year 1996).

  • Jason Schwartzman
    Jason Schwartzman

    American actor from a prominent family.

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How old is someone born on June 26, 1946?

Someone born on June 26, 1946 is:

77 years 10 months old,

or 934 months and 28 days old,

or 4065 weeks and 2 days old,

or 28457 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on June 26, 1946?

There are 33 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Wednesday June 26th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on June 26, 1946?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on June 26, 1946.


June 26, 1946: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on June 26, 1946:

  • Yōsuke Matsuoka

    Japanese politician, japanese minister of foreign affairs (b. 1880).

  • Max Kögel

    German ss officer (b. 1895).

  • Arthur Aylesworth

What famous deaths happened on June 26th?

Famous deaths on June 26th:

  • Françoise Dorléac
    Françoise Dorléac

    French actress and older sister to catherine deneuve.

  • Edith Fellows
    Edith Fellows

    American singer and actress (d.2011).

  • Howard Baker

    American politician who served as a Republican Senator from Tennessee and as White House Chief of Staff under President Ronald Reagan.

  • Nora Ephron

    Nora Ephron was an American journalist, novelist, and screenwriter known for her witty and insightful works, including the films 'When Harry...

  • Zehava Shemer

    Israeli singer-songwriter known for her contributions to Israeli music.

  • Joseph Carl Robnett Licklider

    One of the most important figures in computer science and a key figure in the development of the internet.

  • Coulton Skinner

    Decorated American Marine Corps officer who served in World War II and the Korean War.

  • Strom Thurmond

    American politician, lawyer, farmer, and u.s.

  • Ford Madox Dowell

    Ford Madox Dowell was an English novelist, poet, critic, and editor who was one of the leading figures of English literary modernism.

  • Clifford Brown

    American musician.

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June 26, 1946: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on June 26, 1946:

  • United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
  • Flag Day in Romania
  • Sunthorn Phu Day in Thailand
  • Independence Day in Madagascar

Observances on June 26, 1946:

  • International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

Saints celebrated on June 26, 1946:

  • Saints John and Paul
  • Saint Josemarfa Escrivá (d. 1975)
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June 26, 1946: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on June 26, 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 26, 1946: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on June 26, 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 26, 1946: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on June 26, 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 26, 1946: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on June 26, 1946 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

My Pal Trigger

Release year: 1946

Directed by: Frank McDonald, Yakima Canutt

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

Sunset Pass

Release year: 1946

Directed by: William Berke

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

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

Release year: 1946

Directed by: Henry Levin

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

Colorado Serenade

Release year: 1946

Directed by: Robert Emmett Tansey

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

June 26, 1946: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on June 26, 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 26, 1946?

On June 26, 1946 the US President was Harry S. Truman (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 26, 1946?

On June 26, 1946 the UK Prime Minister was Clement Attlee (Labour).

Who was the Pope on June 26, 1946?

On June 26, 1946 the Pope was Pius XII.


What is special about June 26th?

June 26th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 26th 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 26th, such as:

  • 2019 - Three suicide bombers tried to storm a balochistan police housing complex. guards killed one of the attackers. the two other attackers entered and set themselves on fire, killing a senior officer and injuring five more. the pakistani taliban claimed responsibility
  • 2018 - Syrian civil war: eastern daraa offensive (june 2018: syrian army troops and liwa al-quds militiamen take control of busra al-harir, in the southern daraa governorate. recent fighting has caused approximately 45,000 displacements in the region. (bbc).syrian state media reports that two israeli missiles hit targets near damascus international airport, including an iranian cargo aircraft just landing.
  • 2017 - Colombian peace process: the united nations confirms the farc's disarmament process is complete. former rebels will be able to transition to civilian life, and the group will become a legal political party.

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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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