Historical Events Happened In 1952
Monday, 29 August 2016
May 01 Mr Potato Head, introduced in the year 1952.
May 01 In the year 1952 tWA introduces tourist class
May 01 In the year 1952 william Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73
May 02 1st performance of John Cage's "Water Music" on this day in history.
May 02 In the year 1952 the first scheduled jet airliner passenger service begins with a BOAC Comet which flew from London to Johannesburg carrying 36 passengers
May 03 In the year 1952 "Call Me Madam" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 644 performances
May 03 In the year 1952 the first airplane to land at the geographic location of the North Pole did so on this day.
May 03 On this day in history the first landing by an airplane at geographic North Pole
May 04 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Fresno Golf Open in the year 1952.
May 05 Pulitzer prize awarded to Herman Wouk (Caine Mutiny) on this day in history.
May 06 In the year 1952 alberto Savinio, Italian composer (Capitano Ulisse), dies at 60
May 08 On this day in history mad Magazine debuts Great Magazine sure wish I still had the first issue, but mon garbaged it
May 09 Canada Lee, black actor (Lost Boundaries), dies in NYC at 45 in the year 1952.
May 11 Giovanni Tebaldini, composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.
May 13 Minor-league Bristol pitcher Ron Necciai strikes out 27 in 9-innings in the year 1952.
May 13 Pandit Nehru becomes premier of India in the year 1952.
May 15 Albert Basserman, actor (Madame Curie, Rhapsody in Blue), dies at 84 on this day in history.
May 16 Alec Hearne, cricketer (scored 9 in Test for Eng v S Afr 1892), dies in the year 1952.
May 18 On this day in history professor WF Libby said Stonehedge dates back to 1848 BC
May 18 On this day in history rossetter Gleason Cole, composer, dies at 86
May 21 In the year 1952 bkln Dodgers score 15 runs in 1st inning & beat Cin Reds, 19-1
May 21 Dutch Queen Juliana opens Amsterdam-Rhine Canal on this day in history.
May 21 John Garfield, actor (Juarez, Air Force), dies at 39 on this day in history.
May 23 Georg Alfred Schumann, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.
May 25 USS Iowa bombards Chongjin, Korea on this day in history.
May 26 In the year 1952 damaso Alonso, Spanish linguistic/poet (Hombrey Dios), dies at 55
May 27 In the year 1952 european Defense Community forms
May 27 European Defense Community Treaty, establishing an EU army, signed in the year 1952.
May 28 On this day in history memphis Kiddie Park opens in Brooklyn, Ohio. The park's Little Dipper roller coaster would become the oldest operating steel roller coaster in North America.
May 29 2nd Round Conference between Dutch Antilles & Suriname ends in the year 1952.
May 31 In the year 1952 walter Schellenberg, German lawyer/headed spy (Venlo), dies
Jun 01 East Germany closes its links with West in the year 1952.
Jun 01 On this day in history john Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92
Jun 02 650,000 metal workers go on strike in US on this day in history.