On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Jasper Carrott, English comedian (Jane & the Lost City, Detectives)
  • Steve Kanaly, actor (Fleshburn, Ray Krebbs-Dallas), born in Burbank, California
  • Wes Unseld, American Basketball Hall of Fame center and coach (NBA C'ship, Finals MVP 1978; NBA MVP 1969; 5 x NBA All-Star; Washington Bullets), born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 2020)

Famous Weddings

Ernest Hemingway

American author and journalist "The Old Man and the Sea" Ernest Hemingway marries Mary Welsh

1946 Highlights

About March 14, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

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