Historical Events In 1952
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
May 01 In the year 1952 mr Potato Head, introduced
May 01 On this day in history tWA introduces tourist class
May 01 On this day in history william Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73
May 02 On this day in history 1st performance of John Cage's "Water Music"
May 02 On this day in history the first scheduled jet airliner passenger service begins with a BOAC Comet which flew from London to Johannesburg carrying 36 passengers
May 03 On this day in history "Call Me Madam" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 644 performances
May 03 The first airplane to land at the geographic location of the North Pole did so on this day in the year 1952.
May 03 The first landing by an airplane at geographic North Pole in the year 1952.
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 on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1952 giovanni Tebaldini, composer, dies at 87
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 in the year 1952.
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 on this day in history.
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 Dutch Queen Juliana opens Amsterdam-Rhine Canal in the year 1952.
May 21 John Garfield, actor (Juarez, Air Force), dies at 39 in the year 1952.
May 23 Georg Alfred Schumann, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1952.
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 On this day in history european Defense Community forms
May 27 On this day in history european Defense Community Treaty, establishing an EU army, signed
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 in the year 1952.
May 29 2nd Round Conference between Dutch Antilles & Suriname ends on this day in history.
May 31 On this day in history walter Schellenberg, German lawyer/headed spy (Venlo), dies
Jun 01 On this day in history east Germany closes its links with West
Jun 01 In the year 1952 john Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92
Jun 02 650,000 metal workers go on strike in US in the year 1952.