Works written in 1946 CE.

Some facts about 1946:

  • It was the first year after the end of World War II
  • 18th Academy Awards are held; the best picture goes to The Lost Weekend
  • Women get the right to vote in Japan
  • The Battle of Alcatraz occurs after an unsuccessful escape attempt
  • Italy becomes a republic and give women the right to vote
  • The first bikini is modelled in Paris
  • Belgium, Romania, Yugoslavia, Argentina and Quebec also give women the right to vote
  • The first female police officers are hired in Korea and Japan
  • Gertrude Stein dies
  • H.G. Wells dies
  • Herman Hesse wins the Nobel Prize for Literature
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