On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1946

Historical Events

  • "Bal Negre" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 54 performances
  • Cleveland Browns beat NY Yankees 14-9 in AAFC championship game

Famous Birthdays

  • Mary McCaslin, American contemporary folk singer-songwriter, guitarist, and banjo player ("Prairie In The Sky"), born in Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Pamela Courson, American woman and long-term companion of Jim Morrison, born in Weed, California (d. 1974)
  • Rick Nielsen, American rock vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter (Cheap Trick- "I Want You to Want Me"), born in Rockford, Illinois
1946 Highlights

About December 22, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

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