On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Cole, American tour manager (Led Zeppelin)

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Darling, Australian cricket batsman & captain (34 Tests, 21 as captain), dies following a gall bladder operation at 75
1946 Highlights

About January 2, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Capricorn