Historical Events In 1952
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Jul 29 The first nonstop transpacific flight by a jet on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1952 ford Frick sets waiver rule to bar inter-league deals until all clubs in same league get right to bid
Jul 31 N B F "Tufty" Mann, cricketer (S African slow lefty 1947-51), dies in the year 1952.
Aug 03 On this day in history 15th Olympic games close in Helsinki Finland
Aug 06 Satchel Paige, 47, becomes oldest pitcher to win a complete shutout on this day in history.
Aug 09 In the year 1952 general strike against overtime conscription in Belgium
Aug 11 Hussein Ibn Talal I, proclaimed King of Jordan on this day in history.
Aug 11 Hussein proclaimed king of Jordan on this day in history.
Aug 11 Riccardo Martin, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Aug 12 On this day in history hussain ibn Talal proclaimed King of Jordan
Aug 15 9" of rain fall creates a 20' wave in Lynmouth, England killing 34 on this day in history.
Aug 18 On this day in history ralph Byrd, actor (Dick Tracy TV Show), dies at 43
Aug 20 Kurt Schumacher, German politician/chairman (SPD), dies on this day in history.
Aug 20 On this day in history stalin meets Chou Enlai
Aug 21 Isaac Sadeh, leader of Jewish commando forces, dies in the year 1952.
Aug 22 On this day in history cBC tele-cine projectionist inserts a slide upside down; Canada's first known TV gaffe.
Aug 22 The penal colony on Devil's Island is permanently closed in the year 1952.
Aug 25 Det Tiger Virgil Trucks 2nd no-hitter of yr, beats Yankees, 1-0 on this day in history.
Aug 26 In the year 1952 fluoridation of SF water begins
Aug 27 In the year 1952 emil Zatopek wins 12th olympics marathon (2:23:03.2)
Aug 28 On this day in history first guided missile launched from ship during Korean Conflict
Aug 28 In the year 1952 german & Israeli reach accord about recovery payments
Aug 30 Arky Vaughn, infielder (Pirates & Dodgers), drowns on this day in history.
Sep 02 On this day in history dr Floyd J Lewis 1st uses deep freeze technique in heart surgery
Sep 02 The birth of Jimmy Connors, American tennis player on this day in history.
Sep 05 On this day in history general Carlos Ibáñez elected president of Chile
Sep 06 In the year 1952 jose Forns y Cuadras, composer, dies at 54
Sep 06 In the year 1952 the first regular Canadian television broadcasts begin in Montreal.
Sep 07 In the year 1952 66th US Womens Tennis: Maureen Connolly beats Doris Hart (63 75)
Sep 08 72nd US Mens Tennis: Frank A Sedgman beats Gardnar Mulloy (61 62 63) in the year 1952.
Sep 08 On this day in history ernest Hemingway's "Old Man &the Sea" published
Sep 09 In the year 1952 joseph Allen Sr, dies
Sep 10 Betsy Rawls wins LPGA Thomasville Golf Open on this day in history.
Sep 11 West German Chancellor Adenauer signs a reparation pact for Jews on this day in history.