On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1946

Famous Deaths

  • Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton, American trombonist and plunger mute pioneer (Duke Ellington Orchestra), dies of a stroke at 42
1946 Highlights

About July 20, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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