On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexandr Vladimirovich Shchukin, Russian cosmonaut

Person of interestDolly Parton

Dolly Parton, American country singer-songwriter ("Jolene"; ""I Will Always Love You", "9 to 5"), actress, and literacy advocate, born in Sevierville, Tennessee

Country Singer Dolly Parton
Country Singer
Dolly Parton
  • Julian Barnes, English writer (Before She Met Me, The Sense of an Ending), born in Leicester, England
1946 Highlights

About January 19, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn