What Happened on April 26, 1946

Famous Weddings

  • Father Divine, controversial religious leader claimed to be God, marries the much-younger Edna Rose Ritchings, a celebrated anniversary in the International Peace Mission movement

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann von Keyserling, Baltic German philosopher (Unsterblichkeit), dies at 65
  • Jim Larkin White, American cave explorer and guide (Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico), dies at 63
1946 Highlights

About April 26, 1946

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus