On This Day

What Happened on January 16, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Katia Ricclarelli, Italian soprano & actress (Falstaff, Otello, Turandot), born in Rovigo, Italy
  • Michael L. Coats, Capt USN/astr (STS 41-D, 29, 39), born in Sacramento, California

Famous Deaths

  • Johanna HC Albregt, actress/wife of Henri Dons (Paradise), dies at 71
1946 Highlights

About January 16, 1946

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

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn