On This Day

What Happened on December 5, 1946

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President Harry Truman creates Committee on Civil Rights by Exec Order #9808

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Kim [Andrew Joachim], Canadian rocker (Baby, I Love You), born in Montreal, Quebec

José Carreras

José Carreras, Spanish opera tenor (I Lombardi, Three Tenors), born in Barcelona


1946 Highlights

About December 5, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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