December 12, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 'Tide' detergent introduced
  • Ice plant collapses, shearing a tenement building & burying 38

Event of interestEvent of Interest

UN accepts 6 Manhattan blocks as a gift from John D. Rockefeller Jr

Financier and Philanthropist John D. Rockefeller Jr
Financier and Philanthropist
John D. Rockefeller Jr

Birthdays in History

  • George Santo Pietro, husband of Vanna White