What Happened on July 3, 1946

Historical Events

  • 1st Dutch government of Louis Beel forms
  • The Cape Passive Resistance Council is formed at a mass meeting in Cape Town, attended by 1,500 people

Famous Birthdays

  • John Klemmer, American composer and saxophonist, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Johnny Lee [Ham], American country music singer ("Lookin' For Love"), born in Texas City, Texas
  • Michael Shea, American sci-fi author (World Fantasy Award: Nifft the Lean, Growlimb), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2014)
1946 Highlights

About July 3, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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