On This Day

June 24, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 11.72" (29.77 cm) of rainfall at Mellen, Wisconsin (state 24-hr record)
  • Georges Bidault elected premier of France

Birthdays in History

  • David Collenette, Canadian politician
  • Ellison S Onizuka, Hawaii, Mjr USAF/ast (STS 51C, 51L-Chal disaster)
  • Robert Reich, US Sec of Labor (Clinton)

Deaths in History

  • Louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857)