What Happened on October 12, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashok Mankad, Indian cricket batsman (22 Tests, 6 x 50; Bombay), born in Mumbai, India (d. 2008)
  • Daryl Runswick, British composer, arranger, musician, producer and educator, born in Leicester, England
Born in 1946

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph W. Stilwell, American general (commanded U.S. forces in China, Burma, and India in WWII), dies at 63
1946 Highlights

About October 12, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 76 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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