On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1946

Historical Events

  • New York Knicks play their first Basketball Association of American (BAA) home game at Madison Square Garden; lose, 78-68 to Chicago Stags in overtime

Famous Birthdays

  • Corrine Brown, American politician convicted on corruption charges (Rep-D-Florida 1993-2017), born in Jacksonville, Florida
  • Len "Chip" Hawkes, British bassist (The Tremeloes), born in London
  • Vladimir Alekseyevich Soloviyov, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz T-10, T-15, TM-10), born in Moscow, Soviet Union
1946 Highlights

About November 11, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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