On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1946

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

In rain affected 1st Test in Brisbane, Australia compiles 1st innings total 645 on Day 3 v India (Bradman 187, Hassett 128); Australia wins by an innings and 332

Cricket Legend Donald Bradman
Cricket Legend
Donald Bradman

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestGianni Versace

Gianni Versace, Italian fashion designer (Versace), born in Reggio Calabria, Italy (d. 1997)

Fashion Designer Gianni Versace
Fashion Designer
Gianni Versace
  • Pedro Borb√≥n, Dominican baseball pitcher (World Series 1975, 76; Cincinnati Reds), born in Santa Cruz de Mao, Dominican Republic (d. 2012)
1946 Highlights

About December 2, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 1 month and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius