On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Palmer, Canadian bassist (Buffalo Springfield), born in Liverpool, Nova Scotia (d. 2004)
  • Christopher Francis Palmer, British composer, orchestrator, and musicologist, born in Norfolk, England (d. 1995)
  • Doug Ingle, American rock vocalist and keyboard player (Iron Butterfly - "In A Gadda Da Vida"), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • Hayato Tani, Japanese actor
  • Pete Gavin, English rocker (Heads Hands & Feet), born in London

Famous Deaths

  • Mynona, Polish writer (The Creator), dies at 74
1946 Highlights

About September 9, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 74 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo