Historical Events Happened In 1952
Saturday, 29 August 2015
May 01 On this day in history mr Potato Head, introduced
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 In the year 1952 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 On this day in history pulitzer prize awarded to Herman Wouk (Caine Mutiny)
May 06 Alberto Savinio, Italian composer (Capitano Ulisse), dies at 60 on this day in history.
May 08 Mad Magazine debuts Great Magazine sure wish I still had the first issue, but mon garbaged it in the year 1952.
May 09 Canada Lee, black actor (Lost Boundaries), dies in NYC at 45 on this day in history.
May 11 On this day in history giovanni Tebaldini, composer, dies at 87
May 13 On this day in history minor-league Bristol pitcher Ron Necciai strikes out 27 in 9-innings
May 13 Pandit Nehru becomes premier of India on this day in history.
May 15 In the year 1952 albert Basserman, actor (Madame Curie, Rhapsody in Blue), dies at 84
May 16 In the year 1952 alec Hearne, cricketer (scored 9 in Test for Eng v S Afr 1892), dies
May 18 Professor WF Libby said Stonehedge dates back to 1848 BC in the year 1952.
May 18 Rossetter Gleason Cole, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
May 21 On this day in history bkln Dodgers score 15 runs in 1st inning & beat Cin Reds, 19-1
May 21 On this day in history dutch Queen Juliana opens Amsterdam-Rhine Canal
May 21 On this day in history john Garfield, actor (Juarez, Air Force), dies at 39
May 23 Georg Alfred Schumann, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1952.
May 25 USS Iowa bombards Chongjin, Korea in the year 1952.
May 26 Damaso Alonso, Spanish linguistic/poet (Hombrey Dios), dies at 55 in the year 1952.
May 27 In the year 1952 european Defense Community forms
May 27 European Defense Community Treaty, establishing an EU army, signed on this day in history.
May 28 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 on this day in history.
May 29 2nd Round Conference between Dutch Antilles & Suriname ends in the year 1952.
May 31 On this day in history walter Schellenberg, German lawyer/headed spy (Venlo), dies
Jun 01 East Germany closes its links with West on this day in history.
Jun 01 John Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Jun 02 650,000 metal workers go on strike in US in the year 1952.