What Happened on December 21, 1946

Historical Events

  • "If the Shoe Fits" closes at Century Theater NYC after 20 performances
  • Earthquake in South Japan, kills 1,086
  • Morton Gould's "Minstrel Show" premieres in Indianapolis
1946 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Wilson, American rock vocalist and guitarist (The Beach Boys - "God Only Knows"), born in Hawthorne California (d. 1998)
  • Christopher Keene, American conductor (La Traviata), born in Berkeley, California (d. 1995)
  • Josh Mostel, American actor (Jesus Christ Superstar; Big Daddy), born in NYC, New York
  • Kevin Peek, Australian guitarist, born in Adelaide, Australia (d. 2013)
Born in 1946

About December 21, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

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