What Happened on April 7, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 10th Masters Golf Tournament: Herman Keiser wins, shooting a 282
  • Part of East Prussia incorporated into Russian SFSR
  • Syria's independence from France is officially recognised.

Famous Birthdays

  • Barbara Benary, composer
  • Colette Besson, French runner (d. 2005)
  • Robert Metcalfe, American electrical engineer (invented Ethernet, 3Com), born in Brooklyn, New York