On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Clare Short, British MP
  • Esko Seppänen, Finnish politician
  • John Greenway, British MP

Famous Deaths

  • Cornelius Johnson, American high jumper (Olympic gold 1936), dies from bronchopneumonia at 32
  • Louis "Putney" Dandridge American jazz pianist and singer (Heatin' Up Harlem), dies at 44
1946 Highlights

About February 15, 1946

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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