Historical Events In 1952
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
May 01 On this day in history mr Potato Head, introduced
May 01 TWA introduces tourist class on this day in history.
May 01 William Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73 on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history 1st performance of John Cage's "Water Music"
May 02 The first scheduled jet airliner passenger service begins with a BOAC Comet which flew from London to Johannesburg carrying 36 passengers on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
May 04 On this day in history babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Fresno Golf Open
May 05 In the year 1952 pulitzer prize awarded to Herman Wouk (Caine Mutiny)
May 06 Alberto Savinio, Italian composer (Capitano Ulisse), dies at 60 in the year 1952.
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 Giovanni Tebaldini, composer, dies at 87 in the year 1952.
May 13 In the year 1952 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 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 on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history professor WF Libby said Stonehedge dates back to 1848 BC
May 18 In the year 1952 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 In the year 1952 dutch Queen Juliana opens Amsterdam-Rhine Canal
May 21 John Garfield, actor (Juarez, Air Force), dies at 39 in the year 1952.
May 23 On this day in history georg Alfred Schumann, composer, dies at 85
May 25 USS Iowa bombards Chongjin, Korea in the year 1952.
May 26 On this day in history damaso Alonso, Spanish linguistic/poet (Hombrey Dios), dies at 55
May 27 In the year 1952 european Defense Community forms
May 27 In the year 1952 european Defense Community Treaty, establishing an EU army, signed
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 In the year 1952 2nd Round Conference between Dutch Antilles & Suriname ends
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.