July 22, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Militant Zionist organisation Irgun bombs the British administrative headquarters for Palestine in the southern wing of the King David Hotel in Jerusalem, killing 91 people of various nationalities and injuring 46.

Birthdays in History

  • Paul Schrader, director (Blue Collar) and writer (Taxi Driver), born in Grand Rapids, Michigan