Fun Facts of 1946

In 1946 Vogel Sheet Metal & Heating is established!

 October 15th, 1946- St. Louis Cardinals beat Boston Red Sox in the 43rd World Series.   It was the Cardinals manager, Edwin Dyer, first year managing the Cards.

Source:  http://www.baseball-reference.com/postseason/1946_WS.shtml

                http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eddie_Dyer



June 17th, 1946
- The first mobile telephone call was made in St. Louis, MO.

Source:  http://www.corp.att.com/attlabs/reputation/timeline/46mobile.html

April 20th, 1946- The St. Louis Cardinals were televised in the first baseball broadcast in Chicago.

Source:  http://www.historyorb.com/date/1946/april/20

1946-The now St. Louis Rams became known as the Los Angeles Rams after the club moved to Los Angeles, California,

Source:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Louis_Rams

1946- The St. Louis Bombers, an NBA Team based in St. Louis, was founded.

Source:  http://hoopedia.nba.com/index.php?title=St._Louis_Bombers

June 2nd, 1946 – The City of Saint Louis, a Union Pacific train, made its debut in St. Louis

Source: http://www.american-rails.com/city-of-saint-louis.html

August 11, 1946- Marilyn Vos Savant, a writer with one of the world’s highest IQ of 228, was born in St. Louis, MO.

Source:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marilyn_vos_Savant

1946- County Hospital established the first polio treatment center in the St. Louis area.

Source: http://www.stlouisco.com/HealthandWellness/AboutYourHealthDepartment/History

1946- The second phase of the historic Coral Courts Motel was built, which included 46 rooms.

Source: http://www.coralcourt.com/