Famous Deaths In 1952
Sunday, 24 October 2021
Jan 04 Constantly Permeke, Flemish painter (Boerin), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1952 nawab of Pataudi, cricket (play polo 3 Tests for Eng 3 for Ind), dies
Jan 08 In the year 1952 antonia Maury, discoverer (supergiant, giant & dwarf stars), dies
Jan 11 Jean JM de Lattre de Tassigny, gen (N-Africa/Indo-China), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jan 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1952 roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52
Jan 25 On this day in history sveinn Bjornsson, Danish 1st pres of Iceland (1944-52), dies at 70
Jan 26 In the year 1952 louis van Deyssel, Dutch writer (Diary of Franc Rozelaar), dies at 87
Feb 02 On this day in history charles De Roche, actor (10 Commandments), dies at 72
Feb 05 In the year 1952 reginald Allen, cricketer (uncle of Gubby, Test Aust v Eng 1887), dies
Feb 06 George VI, King of Britain (1936-52), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Feb 09 In the year 1952 norman Douglas, essayist/novelist, dies
Feb 10 Henry Drysdale Dakin, British-American biochemist, known for the Dakin-West reaction (b. 1880) died in the year 1952.
Feb 13 In the year 1952 alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist, dies at 71
Feb 14 In the year 1952 death of maurice De Waele, Belgian cyclist (b. 1896)
Feb 16 On this day in history knut [Pedersen] Hamsun, Norwegian writer (Wanders, Nobel 1920), dies
Feb 19 Knut Hamsun, writer, dies at 92 on this day in history.
Feb 27 Theodorus Pangalos, Greek general/dictator 1926, dies at 74 in the year 1952.
Mar 01 In the year 1952 death of mariano Azuela, Mexican novelist (b. 1873)
Mar 04 In the year 1952 death of charles Scott Sherrington, English scientist, Nobel laureate (b. 1857)
Mar 05 Vladimir Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1952.
Mar 07 In the year 1952 death of paramahansa Yogananda, Indian guru (b. 1893)
Mar 11 In the year 1952 death of pierre Renoir, French stage and film actor and director (b. 1885)
Mar 21 In the year 1952 death of wilhelm Albrecht, German SD-chief, executed
Mar 22 In the year 1952 death of uncle Dave Macon, American musician (b. 1870)
Mar 23 On this day in history klaas Schilder, Dutch vicar/theologist/antifascist, dies at 61
Mar 31 On this day in history death of wallace H. White, Jr., American politician (b. 1877)
Apr 02 On this day in history bernard F Lyot, Fren astronomer (chronograph, Lyot-filter), dies at 55
Apr 05 Henri Vandeputte, Belgian writer (L'Autre Vie), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Apr 11 Wadi' Sabra, composer, dies at 76 on this day in history.