On This Day

June 21, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • 10 die in fire at Baker Hotel, Dallas Texas
  • Bill Veeck buys Indians for $2.2 million
  • Federal judge in Seattle rules that club doesn't have to play returning serviceman

Birthdays in History

  • Kate Hoey, British MP (Labour)
  • Malcolm Rifkind, British QC MP (Sect of State for Defense), born in Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Maurice Saatchi, English-Iraqi advertising CEO (Saatchi & Saatchi), born in Baghdad, Iraq