On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1946

Historical Events

  • Dutch troops land at Batavia/Semarang

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ted Williams is offered $500,000 to play in Mexican Baseball League, he refuses

Baseball Player Ted Williams
Baseball Player
Ted Williams

Famous Birthdays

  • Gherman Semyonovich Arzamazov, Russian cosmonaut (backup TM-6), born in Shubino, Russia
  • Jim Cregan, English rock musician, born in Yeovil, Somerset
1946 Highlights

About March 9, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces