What Happened on June 22, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Alec Bedser takes 7-49 v India on 1st day of his 1st Test cricket
  • Bill Veeck purchases Cleveland Indians

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Speaking at a prayer meeting in New Delhi, Gandhi calls on the South African government to stop 'hooliganism' by Whites

Pacifist and Spiritual Leader Mahatma Gandhi
Pacifist and Spiritual Leader
Mahatma Gandhi

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Rubin, New Bedford Mass, actor (Police Academy) [or Jan 22]
  • Eliades Ochoa, Cuban guitarist (Buena Vista Social Club)