On This Day

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
1946 Highlights

About April 26, 1946

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Taurus