On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1946

Historical Events

  • 12th Heisman Trophy Award: Glenn Davis, Army (HB)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US government asks UN to order dictator Francisco Franco out of Spain

Spanish Dictator and General Francisco Franco
Spanish Dictator and General
Francisco Franco

Famous Birthdays

  • Joop Zoetemelk, Dutch road cyclist (Vuelta a EspaƱa 1979, Tour de France 1980; World Professional Road champion 1985), born in The Hague, Netherlands
1946 Highlights

About December 3, 1946

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 73 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius