What Happened on April 3, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Netherlands-German postal relations resume

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Salinas de Gortari, president (Mexico, 1988-94)
  • Dee Murray, British rocker (Elton John's Band), born in Gillingham, Kent (d. 1992)

Famous Deaths

  • Masaharu Homma, Lt Gen (responsible for Bataan Death March), executed