On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1946

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • French Fourth Republic is founded
  • US General MacNarney gives 800,000 "minor nazis" amnesty

Famous Birthdays

  • Brenda Howard, American bisexual activist, born in The Bronx, New York City (d. 2005)
  • Jan Akkerman, Dutch guitarist and composer (Focus-Can't Stand Noise), born in Amsterdam
  • Jeff Sessions [Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III], American Republican politician, US Attorney General (2017-18) and Alabama Senator (1997-2017), born in Selma, Alabama