What Happened on October 2, 1946

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st network soap opera "Faraway Hill" begins broadcasting on DuMont Television Network

Famous Birthdays

  • Eric Peterson, Canadian actor (Street Legal), born in Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Jo-el Sonnier, American country singer (Louisiana), born in Rayne, Louisiana
  • Roger Jett, American actor (Smithereens), born in Cumberland, Maryland