On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 1946

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st US commemorative coin of an African American, Booker T. Washington (half dollar)

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
Education Pioneer
Booker T. Washington

Famous Birthdays

  • Ed Seykota, American commodities and futures trader
1946 Highlights

About August 7, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo