Famous Deaths In 1952
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
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 Antonia Maury, discoverer (supergiant, giant & dwarf stars), dies in the year 1952.
Jan 11 On this day in history jean JM de Lattre de Tassigny, gen (N-Africa/Indo-China), dies at 61
Jan 14 On this day in history death of artur Kapp, Estonian composer (b. 1878)
Jan 15 Ned Hanlon, Premier of Queensland (b. 1887) died on this day in history.
Jan 17 In the year 1952 walter O "Spike" Briggs, owner (Det Tigers), dies at 74
Jan 18 Curly Howard, American actor and comedian (b. 1903) died on this day in history.
Jan 20 Arthur Farwell, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
Jan 22 Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52 on this day in history.
Jan 25 Sveinn Bjornsson, Danish 1st pres of Iceland (1944-52), dies at 70 on this day in history.
Jan 26 On this day in history louis van Deyssel, Dutch writer (Diary of Franc Rozelaar), dies at 87
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 On this day in history george VI, King of Britain (1936-52), dies at 56
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 Alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Feb 14 On this day in history death of maurice De Waele, Belgian cyclist (b. 1896)
Feb 16 Knut [Pedersen] Hamsun, Norwegian writer (Wanders, Nobel 1920), dies in the year 1952.
Feb 19 Knut Hamsun, writer, dies at 92 on this day in history.
Feb 27 Theodorus Pangalos, Greek general/dictator 1926, dies at 74 on this day in history.
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 Vladimir Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer, dies at 63 in the year 1952.
Mar 07 Paramahansa Yogananda, Indian guru (b. 1893) died in the year 1952.
Mar 11 On this day in history 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 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 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 On this day in history henri Vandeputte, Belgian writer (L'Autre Vie), dies at 75
Apr 11 In the year 1952 wadi' Sabra, composer, dies at 76