On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1946

Historical Events

  • Kingman Douglass ends term as deputy director of CIA

Famous Birthdays

  • Beverly Todd, Ohio, actress (Roots, Having Babies, Redd Foxx Show)
  • Cuthbert Johnson, English musician and Benedictine abbot, born in County Durham, England (d. 2017)
  • Edward J Markey, (Rep-D-MA, 1976- )
  • John Lawton, British rock singer (Lucifer's Friend, 1970-76, 1981-82, 2014–21; Uriah Heep, 1977-79), born in Halifax, England (d. 2021)
1946 Highlights

About July 11, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer