On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Foghorn Leghorn, Warner Bros. cartoon character created by Robert McKimson and Warren Foster, (Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series), first debuts in "Walky Talky Hawky"

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerome Corsi, American writer

Famous Deaths

  • Paul August von Klenau, Danish opera composer/conductor, dies at 63