Historical Events For 1952
Sunday, 11 December 2016
Jan 01 Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 5th string quartet on this day in history.
Jan 02 In the year 1952 "Pal Joey" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 542 performances
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 In the year 1952 flying Enterprise sinks
Jan 05 On this day in history 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 On this day in history french Plevin government falls
Jan 07 In the year 1952 french Plevin govt falls
Jan 08 In the year 1952 antonia Maury, discoverer (supergiant, giant & dwarf stars), dies
Jan 08 Jordan adopts constitution in the year 1952.
Jan 09 In the year 1952 belgian Pholien government resigns
Jan 09 Belgian Pholien govt resigns in the year 1952.
Jan 09 Karel Sys wins European heavyweight boxing title on this day in history.
Jan 11 Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Marianne Moore in the year 1952.
Jan 11 Jean JM de Lattre de Tassigny, gen (N-Africa/Indo-China), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jan 12 In the year 1952 nFL Pro Bowl: N Conf beats A Conf 30-13
Jan 12 University of Tennessee admits its first black student on this day in history.
Jan 14 "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1952 rationing of coffee in Netherlands ends
Jan 14 On this day in history snow storm in Sierra NV kills 26
Jan 14 The Today show on NBC-TV makes its debut on this day in history.
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 in the year 1952.
Jan 17 Walter O "Spike" Briggs, owner (Det Tigers), dies at 74 in the year 1952.
Jan 19 In the year 1952 nFL takes control of NY Yanks
Jan 19 PGA approves allowing black participants in the year 1952.
Jan 20 Arthur Farwell, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1952.
Jan 20 In the year 1952 british army occupies Ismailiya, Suez Canal Zone
Jan 21 In the year 1952 nehru's Congress party wins general election in India
Jan 22 Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52 in the year 1952.
Jan 23 In the year 1952 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
Jan 24 In the year 1952 1st NFL team in Texas, Dallas Texans formerly NY Yanks