On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1946

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

General Juan Perón first elected President of Argentina

General and President of Argentina Juan Perón
General and President of Argentina
Juan Perón

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Mayer, chief executive (Housing Corporation)
  • Grigory Margulis, Russian mathematician
  • John Stapleton, English television presenter
  • Michael Radford, director (1984, White Mischief)
1946 Highlights

About February 24, 1946

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces