On This Day

What Happened on April 3, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Netherlands-German postal relations resume

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Salinas de Gortari, President of Mexico (1988-94), born in Mexico City
  • Dee Murray [David Murray Oates], English bassist (Elton John backing band), born in Gillingham, Kent, England (d. 1992)

Famous Deaths

  • Masaharu Homma, Lt Gen (responsible for Bataan Death March), executed