On This Day

May 30, 1946 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • United flight 521 crashes on takeoff at LaGuardia Airport (NY) 42 die

Birthdays in History

  • Candy Lightner, American political activist/founder (MADD), born in Pasadena, California

Deaths in History

  • Louis Slotin, Canadian Physicist and Chemist at Los Alamos, dies of radiation poisoning at 35 (b. 1910)
1946 in History