What Happened on July 24, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 9 Spokane baseball players (Western League) die in a bus crash
  • US performs atmospheric nuclear Test at Bikini Island

Famous Birthdays

  • William "Junior" Campbell, singer/guitarist (Marmalade)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Howard Hanson (49) weds Margaret Elizabeth Nelson at the Chautauqua Institution in New York

Composer and Conductor Howard Hanson
Composer and Conductor
Howard Hanson