On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1946

Historical Events

  • 50th Boston Marathon won by Stylianos Kyriakides of Greece in 2:29:27; first and only Cypriot athlete to win the event

Famous Birthdays

  • Wayne Gilchrest, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Maryland), born in Rahway, New Jersey
1946 Highlights

About April 15, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries