What Happened on June 7, 1946

Historical Events

  • MLB Pittsburgh Pirates players attempt to unionize and vote 20-16 to go on strike rather than play the New York Giants; vote fell short of required 2/3 majority and union fizzles, and Pirates win 10-5 at Forbes Field, Pittsburghn

Famous Birthdays

  • Jenny Jones [Janina Stronski], Polish-Canadian-American comedienne and television host (Jenny Jones Show), born in Bethlehem, British Mandate of Palestine
  • Micky Jones, Welsh rock guitarist (Man), born in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales (d. 2010)
Born in 1946
1946 Highlights

About June 7, 1946

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 77 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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