On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1946

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

At Club 500 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis stage their first show as a comedy team

Comedian Jerry Lewis
Comedian
Jerry Lewis
Actor, Comedian and Singer Dean Martin
Actor, Comedian and Singer
Dean Martin
  • US detonates an underwater atomic bomb at Bikini Atoll in the Marshall Islands (5th atomic explosion)

Famous Birthdays

  • John Gibson, American media host (The John Gibson Show), born in Los Angeles, California
  • José Areas, Nicaraguan percussionist (Santana, 1969-77, 1987-89), born in Leon, Nicaragua
  • Rita Marley (née Alpharita Anderson), Jamaican singer (I Threes), and the widow of Bob Marley, born in Santiago de Cuba

Famous Deaths

  • Narziss Ach, German psychologist (Analyse des Willens), dies at 74
1946 Highlights

About July 25, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 75 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo