On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1946

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"The Best Years of Our Lives", film directed by William Wyler, based on MacKinlay Kantor's novella Glory for Me, starring Myrna Loy and Fredric March, is released (Academy Awards Best Picture 1947)

Actor Fredric March
Fredric March
Actress Myrna Loy
Myrna Loy
  • Georgi Dimitrov elected premier of Bulgaria
  • Harry Truman becomes 1st US President to travel in a submerged sub

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