On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1946

Historical Events

Music History

Hank Williams begins to record on Sterling label

  • Spain suspended from UN
  • UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) established (Nobel 1965)

Famous Birthdays

  • Rick McCosker, Australian cricketer (fine Australian opener 1975-80), born in Inverell, New South Wales, Australia

Famous Weddings

Bill Haley

"Bill Haley & His Comets" rock 'n' roll musician Bill Haley (21) weds Dorothy Crowe; divorce in 1952

1946 Highlights

About December 11, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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