On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1946

Historical Events

  • Bert Bell becomes second NFL commissioner, moves Chicago headquarters to Philadelphia
  • Enver Hoxha declares People's Republic of Albania with himself dictator

Famous Birthdays

  • John Piper, American theologian
  • Ludmila Poradnik, USSR, team handball (Olympic gold 1976, 80)
  • Naomi Judd [Diana Ellen], Ashland Ky, singer (Judds-Why Not Me)
  • Tony Kaye [Anthony John Selvidge], English musician (Yes), born in Leicester, England
1946 Highlights

About January 11, 1946

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn