On This Day

What Happened on March 28, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Cold War: The United States State Department releases the Acheson-Lilienthal Report, outlining a plan for the international control of nuclear power.

Famous Birthdays

  • Alejandro Toledo, 63rd President of Peru (2001-06), born in Cabana, Peru
  • Richard Sussman, American jazz musician and composer
  • Wubbo Ockels, Dutch physicist and astronaut, born in Almelo Netherlands, (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • Chick Fullis, baseball player (b. 1904)