Historical Events For 1952
Tuesday, 28 February 2017
Jan 01 Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 5th string quartet on this day in history.
Jan 02 "Pal Joey" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 542 performances in the year 1952.
Jan 03 In the year 1952 "Dragnet" with Jack Webb premieres on NBC TV
Jan 03 In the year 1952 australia beat W Indies by one wicket at the MCG, last stand 38
Jan 04 In the year 1952 constantly Permeke, Flemish painter (Boerin), dies at 65
Jan 05 Flying Enterprise sinks on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1952 nawab of Pataudi, cricket (play polo 3 Tests for Eng 3 for Ind), dies
Jan 06 Charles Schulz' comic strip Peanuts first appeared in Sunday newspapers in the year 1952.
Jan 07 In the year 1952 french Plevin government falls
Jan 07 In the year 1952 french Plevin govt falls
Jan 08 On this day in history antonia Maury, discoverer (supergiant, giant & dwarf stars), dies
Jan 08 On this day in history jordan adopts constitution
Jan 09 Belgian Pholien government resigns on this day in history.
Jan 09 In the year 1952 belgian Pholien govt resigns
Jan 09 On this day in history karel Sys wins European heavyweight boxing title
Jan 11 In the year 1952 bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Marianne Moore
Jan 11 Jean JM de Lattre de Tassigny, gen (N-Africa/Indo-China), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history nFL Pro Bowl: N Conf beats A Conf 30-13
Jan 12 University of Tennessee admits its first black student in the year 1952.
Jan 14 In the year 1952 "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV
Jan 14 Rationing of coffee in Netherlands ends on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history snow storm in Sierra NV kills 26
Jan 14 On this day in history the Today show on NBC-TV makes its debut.
Jan 16 On this day in history new Dutch bible translation finished
Jan 16 US Standard Board clears Stan Musial to get an $85,000 salary on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history walter O "Spike" Briggs, owner (Det Tigers), dies at 74
Jan 19 NFL takes control of NY Yanks in the year 1952.
Jan 19 On this day in history pGA approves allowing black participants
Jan 20 Arthur Farwell, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jan 20 On this day in history british army occupies Ismailiya, Suez Canal Zone
Jan 21 Nehru's Congress party wins general election in India on this day in history.
Jan 22 Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52 in the year 1952.
Jan 23 Death of John Treloar who, along with CEW Bean, did more than any other individual to establish and develop the Australian War Memorial Treloar served as director of the Memorial from 1920 to 1952 on this day in history.
Jan 24 1st NFL team in Texas, Dallas Texans formerly NY Yanks on this day in history.