On This Day

What Happened on July 13, 1946

Historical Events

  • "Tidbits of 1946" closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 8 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Pryce Jackman, British progressive rock keyboardist, arranger and composer (d. 2003)
  • Bob Kauffman, American basketball forward (3-time NBA All Star), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2015)
  • Richard "Cheech" Marin, Mexican-American stand-up comedian, actor, and activist (Cheech & Chong-Up in Smoke, Nash Bridges), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Rodney Mills, American mastering engineer (The Doobie Brothers; Pearl Jam; Gucci Mane), born in Douglas, Georgia

Famous Deaths

Person of interestAlfred Stieglitz

Alfred Stieglitz, American photographer/art dealer (Camera Work), dies at 82

Photographer Alfred Stieglitz
Alfred Stieglitz
1946 Highlights

About July 13, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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