August 1, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Harry Truman establishes Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)

33rd US President Harry Truman
33rd US President
Harry Truman

Birthdays in History

  • Fiona Stanley, Australian epidemiologist
  • Frederick C Boucher, (Rep-D-Virginia, 1983- )
  • J Guillermo, ex-husband of princess Christina of Netherlands
  • Richard O Covey, Fayetteville Ar, USAF/astro (STS 51I, 26, 38, 61)
  • Tom Loeffler, (Rep-R-TX, 1979- )

Deaths in History

  • Andrei Vlasov, Russian general (Red Army, Wehrmacht) executed at 45