What Happened on January 23, 1946

Historical Events

  • Rear Admiral Sidney W. Souers, USNR, becomes 1st director of CIA

Famous Birthdays

Arnoldo AlemanArnoldo Aleman (77 years old)

81st President of Nicaragua (1997-2002), born in Managua, Nicaragua

  • Asif Masood, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani quick with long & erratic run-up), born in Lahore, Pakistan
  • Don Whittington, American auto racer (24 Hours of Le Mans 1979), born in Lubbock, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Matteo Giulio Bartoli, Italian linguist, dies at 72
1946 Highlights

About January 23, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 77 years and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aquarius