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 (Dolly, 9 to 5), born in Sevierville, Tennessee

Country Singer Dolly Parton
Country Singer
Dolly Parton
  • Julian Barnes, England, writer (Before She Met Me)
1946 Highlights

About January 19, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn