What Happened on December 19, 1946

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Noël Coward's musical "Pacific 1860" premieres in London

Historic Event

War breaks out in Indochina as Ho Chi Minh attacks French in Hanoi


Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Urich, actor (SWAT, Spenser for Hire, Vega$), born in Toronto, Ohio
  • Rosemary Conley, English businesswoman, author and broadcaster

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Langevin, French physicist (b. 1872)
1946 Highlights

About December 19, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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