On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "St Louis Woman" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 113 performances
  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: In an all-American matchup Pauline Betz beats Louise Brough 6-2, 6-4 for her only Wimbledon crown

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Dryer, American NFLer (NY Giants, LA Rams) and actor (Hunter), born in Hawthorne, California

Person of interestGeorge W. Bush

George W. Bush Jr, 43rd President of the United States (2001-09) and 46th Governor of Texas (1995-2000) (R-TX), born in New Haven, Connecticut

43rd US President George W. Bush
43rd US President
George W. Bush
  • Jamie Wyeth, American artist (An American Vision-Boston), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Peter Singer, Australian philosopher (specialises in applied ethics and approaches ethical issues from a secular, utilitarian perspective), born in Melbourne, Australia

Person of interestSylvester Stallone

Sylvester Stallone, American actor and director (Rocky, Rambo, Cobra), born in NYC, New York

Actor and Director Sylvester Stallone
Actor and Director
Sylvester Stallone