On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1946

Historical Events

  • Pulitzer prize awarded to Arthur M Schlesinger (Age of Jackson)"

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Ramstad, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Minnesota), born in Jamestown, North Dakota
  • Susan Brown, English actress (The Iron Lady, Game of Thrones), born in Bristol, England

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Comedian Stan Laurel (55) marries for the 5th time actress Ida Kitaeva (47)

Comedian and Actor Stan Laurel
Comedian and Actor
Stan Laurel
1946 Highlights

About May 6, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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