Famous Deaths In 1952
Wednesday, 17 August 2022
Jan 04 In the year 1952 constantly Permeke, Flemish painter (Boerin), dies at 65
Jan 05 In the year 1952 nawab of Pataudi, cricket (play polo 3 Tests for Eng 3 for Ind), dies
Jan 08 Antonia Maury, discoverer (supergiant, giant & dwarf stars), dies in the year 1952.
Jan 11 In the year 1952 jean JM de Lattre de Tassigny, gen (N-Africa/Indo-China), dies at 61
Jan 14 In the year 1952 death of artur Kapp, Estonian composer (b. 1878)
Jan 15 In the year 1952 death of ned Hanlon, Premier of Queensland (b. 1887)
Jan 17 Walter O "Spike" Briggs, owner (Det Tigers), dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1952 death of curly Howard, American actor and comedian (b. 1903)
Jan 20 On this day in history arthur Farwell, composer, dies at 74
Jan 22 Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52 in the year 1952.
Jan 25 Sveinn Bjornsson, Danish 1st pres of Iceland (1944-52), dies at 70 in the year 1952.
Jan 26 Louis van Deyssel, Dutch writer (Diary of Franc Rozelaar), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Feb 02 In the year 1952 charles De Roche, actor (10 Commandments), dies at 72
Feb 05 Reginald Allen, cricketer (uncle of Gubby, Test Aust v Eng 1887), dies on this day in history.
Feb 06 In the year 1952 george VI, King of Britain (1936-52), dies at 56
Feb 09 Norman Douglas, essayist/novelist, dies in the year 1952.
Feb 10 Henry Drysdale Dakin, British-American biochemist, known for the Dakin-West reaction (b. 1880) died in the year 1952.
Feb 13 On this day in history alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist, dies at 71
Feb 14 Maurice De Waele, Belgian cyclist (b. 1896) died in the year 1952.
Feb 16 Knut [Pedersen] Hamsun, Norwegian writer (Wanders, Nobel 1920), dies on this day in history.
Feb 19 Knut Hamsun, writer, dies at 92 in the year 1952.
Feb 27 On this day in history theodorus Pangalos, Greek general/dictator 1926, dies at 74
Mar 01 Mariano Azuela, Mexican novelist (b. 1873) died on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1952 death of charles Scott Sherrington, English scientist, Nobel laureate (b. 1857)
Mar 05 In the year 1952 vladimir Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer, dies at 63
Mar 07 Paramahansa Yogananda, Indian guru (b. 1893) died on this day in history.
Mar 11 Pierre Renoir, French stage and film actor and director (b. 1885) died in the year 1952.
Mar 21 Wilhelm Albrecht, German SD-chief, executed died in the year 1952.
Mar 22 Uncle Dave Macon, American musician (b. 1870) died in the year 1952.
Mar 23 Klaas Schilder, Dutch vicar/theologist/antifascist, dies at 61 in the year 1952.
Mar 31 Wallace H. White, Jr., American politician (b. 1877) died in the year 1952.
Apr 02 On this day in history bernard F Lyot, Fren astronomer (chronograph, Lyot-filter), dies at 55
Apr 05 On this day in history henri Vandeputte, Belgian writer (L'Autre Vie), dies at 75
Apr 11 On this day in history wadi' Sabra, composer, dies at 76