On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard N. Richards, American naval officer and astronaut (STS 28, 41, 50, 64), born in Key West, Florida
1946 Highlights

About August 24, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo