On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1946

Historical Events

  • Belgian government of Huysmans forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Straw, British politician (Member of Parliament for Blackburn), born in Buckhurst Hill, Essex
  • John York [Foley], American rock bassist and guitarist, born in White Plains, New York.
  • Petko Petkov, Bulgarian soccer forward (33 caps; Beroe Stara Zagora, Austria Wien), born in Sinitevo, Bulgaria (d. 2020)
1946 Highlights

About August 3, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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