What Happened on January 17, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • United Nations Security Council holds its 1st meeting

Famous Birthdays

  • Michèle Deslauriers, Quebec actress

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actor John Wayne (38) weds actress Esperanza Baur in Long Beach, California

Actor John Wayne
John Wayne

Famous Deaths

  • Gottfried Rudinger, German composer, dies at 59