On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1946

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Palmer, Canadian bassist (Buffalo Springfield - "For What It's Worth"), 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 [Hajime Iwatani], Japanese actor, born in Kirishima, Kagoshima, Japan
  • Pete Gavin [Rowney], British drummer (Heads Hands & Feet), born in London
  • Trevor Oakes, British pop-rock guitarist (Showaddywaddy, 1973-2008 -"Three Steps to Heaven"; "Under The Moon Of Love"), born in Leicester, England

Famous Deaths

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

About September 9, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 75 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

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