On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Ashok Mankad, Indian cricketer (son of Vinoo, batted for India 1969-78), born in Mumbai, India (d. 2008)
  • Daryl Runswick, British composer, arranger, musician, producer and educator, born in Leicester, England

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph W Stilwell, US general (China), dies
1946 Highlights

About October 12, 1946

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

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