On This Day

What Happened on December 3, 1946

Historical Events

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

Historic Event

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

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? 75 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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