On This Day

What Happened on June 14, 1946

Historical Events

  • Canadian Library Association established

Music Recording

Nat King Cole records "The Christmas Song" for the first time

Famous Birthdays

Donald Trump

Donald Trump, 45th US President (2017-21), real estate tycoon (Trump Towers) and TV personality (The Apprentice), born in NYC, New York

  • Ralph McAllister Ingersol II, American newspaper publisher (The New Haven Register), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

John Logie Baird

John Logie Baird, Scottish inventor and father of the television, dies of a stroke at 57

1946 Highlights

About June 14, 1946

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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