Historical Events Happened In 1952
Tuesday, 06 October 2015
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 1st performance of John Cage's "Water Music" on this day in history.
May 02 The first scheduled jet airliner passenger service begins with a BOAC Comet which flew from London to Johannesburg carrying 36 passengers in the year 1952.
May 03 "Call Me Madam" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 644 performances in the year 1952.
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 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1952 mad Magazine debuts Great Magazine sure wish I still had the first issue, but mon garbaged it
May 09 In the year 1952 canada Lee, black actor (Lost Boundaries), dies in NYC at 45
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 In the year 1952 pandit Nehru becomes premier of India
May 15 Albert Basserman, actor (Madame Curie, Rhapsody in Blue), dies at 84 in the year 1952.
May 16 On this day in history 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 In the year 1952 rossetter Gleason Cole, composer, dies at 86
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 In the year 1952 john Garfield, actor (Juarez, Air Force), dies at 39
May 23 Georg Alfred Schumann, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1952.
May 25 In the year 1952 uSS Iowa bombards Chongjin, Korea.
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 on this day in history.
May 31 Walter Schellenberg, German lawyer/headed spy (Venlo), dies on this day in history.
Jun 01 East Germany closes its links with West in the year 1952.
Jun 01 John Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92 in the year 1952.
Jun 02 650,000 metal workers go on strike in US in the year 1952.