On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • James Reynolds, American actor (Days of our Lives), born in Oskaloosa, Kansas
  • Jimmy Conway, Irish soccer midfielder (20 caps Republic of Ireland; Fulham), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 2020)

Famous Weddings

  • Author and founder of the Scientology cult L. Ron Hubbard (35) weds Sara Northrup Hollister

Moss Hart

Playwright Moss Hart (41) weds singer and actress Kitty Carlisle (35)

Playwright Moss Hart
Moss Hart

1946 Highlights

About August 10, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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