On This Day

May 25, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Jordan gains independence from Britain (National Day); Abdullah ibn Hussein becomes King of Jordan

Birthdays in History

  • David A. Hargrave, role-playing games (RPGs) designer (d. 1988)
  • Janet Morris, American sci-fi author (Golden Sword, Tempus), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Tommy Cecil, Irish ferryman, born on Rathlin Island, County Antrim (d. 1997)
1946 in History