What Happened on September 29th, 1946

Day of Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Adventures of Sam Spade" debuts on CBS Radio
  • 1st time NL pennant ends in a tie (Cards & Dodgers)
  • Al Couture knockouts Ralph Walton in Lewiston Maine in 10 secs
  • Los Angeles (previously Cleveland) Rams play 1st NFL game in LA
  • NPS, Nationale Party Suriname, forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Alasdair Fraser, QC/director (Public Prosecutions for N Ireland)
  • Nick Taylor, singer/guitarist (Bloodrock)
  • Patricia Hodge, actress (Heat of the Day, Shell Seekers, Sunset)