Famous Deaths In 1952
Monday, 06 July 2020
Jan 04 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Jan 11 Jean JM de Lattre de Tassigny, gen (N-Africa/Indo-China), dies at 61 on this day in history.
Jan 14 Artur Kapp, Estonian composer (b. 1878) died on this day in history.
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 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 In the year 1952 sveinn Bjornsson, Danish 1st pres of Iceland (1944-52), dies at 70
Jan 26 Louis van Deyssel, Dutch writer (Diary of Franc Rozelaar), dies at 87 on this day in history.
Feb 02 On this day in history 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 George VI, King of Britain (1936-52), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Feb 09 Norman Douglas, essayist/novelist, dies on this day in history.
Feb 10 On this day in history death of henry Drysdale Dakin, British-American biochemist, known for the Dakin-West reaction (b. 1880)
Feb 13 On this day in history alfred Einstein, German/US musicologist, dies at 71
Feb 14 On this day in history 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 In the year 1952 knut Hamsun, writer, dies at 92
Feb 27 In the year 1952 theodorus Pangalos, Greek general/dictator 1926, dies at 74
Mar 01 Mariano Azuela, Mexican novelist (b. 1873) died in the year 1952.
Mar 04 Charles Scott Sherrington, English scientist, Nobel laureate (b. 1857) died in the year 1952.
Mar 05 Vladimir Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Mar 07 Paramahansa Yogananda, Indian guru (b. 1893) died in the year 1952.
Mar 11 Pierre Renoir, French stage and film actor and director (b. 1885) died on this day in history.
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 Wallace H. White, Jr., American politician (b. 1877) died in the year 1952.
Apr 02 Bernard F Lyot, Fren astronomer (chronograph, Lyot-filter), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Apr 05 Henri Vandeputte, Belgian writer (L'Autre Vie), dies at 75 on this day in history.
Apr 11 In the year 1952 wadi' Sabra, composer, dies at 76