Historical Events In 1952
Monday, 18 January 2021
Jan 01 On this day in history dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 5th string quartet
Jan 02 "Pal Joey" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 542 performances in the year 1952.
Jan 03 In the year 1952 "Dragnet" with Jack Webb premieres on NBC TV
Jan 03 Australia beat W Indies by one wicket at the MCG, last stand 38 on this day in history.
Jan 04 In the year 1952 constantly Permeke, Flemish painter (Boerin), dies at 65
Jan 05 Flying Enterprise sinks on this day in history.
Jan 05 Nawab of Pataudi, cricket (play polo 3 Tests for Eng 3 for Ind), dies on this day in history.
Jan 06 On this day in history charles Schulz' comic strip Peanuts first appeared in Sunday newspapers.
Jan 07 In the year 1952 french Plevin government falls
Jan 07 French Plevin govt falls on this day in history.
Jan 08 In the year 1952 antonia Maury, discoverer (supergiant, giant & dwarf stars), dies
Jan 08 On this day in history jordan adopts constitution
Jan 09 In the year 1952 belgian Pholien government resigns
Jan 09 Belgian Pholien govt resigns on this day in history.
Jan 09 On this day in history karel Sys wins European heavyweight boxing title
Jan 11 In the year 1952 bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Marianne Moore
Jan 11 On this day in history jean JM de Lattre de Tassigny, gen (N-Africa/Indo-China), dies at 61
Jan 12 On this day in history nFL Pro Bowl: N Conf beats A Conf 30-13
Jan 12 On this day in history university of Tennessee admits its first black student
Jan 14 "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV on this day in history.
Jan 14 Rationing of coffee in Netherlands ends on this day in history.
Jan 14 Snow storm in Sierra NV kills 26 on this day in history.
Jan 14 The Today show on NBC-TV makes its debut on this day in history.
Jan 16 New Dutch bible translation finished on this day in history.
Jan 16 US Standard Board clears Stan Musial to get an $85,000 salary on this day in history.
Jan 17 Walter O "Spike" Briggs, owner (Det Tigers), dies at 74 in the year 1952.
Jan 19 NFL takes control of NY Yanks in the year 1952.
Jan 19 On this day in history pGA approves allowing black participants
Jan 20 In the year 1952 arthur Farwell, composer, dies at 74
Jan 20 British army occupies Ismailiya, Suez Canal Zone on this day in history.
Jan 21 Nehru's Congress party wins general election in India on this day in history.
Jan 22 Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52 in the year 1952.
Jan 23 On this day in history death of John Treloar who, along with CEW Bean, did more than any other individual to establish and develop the Australian War Memorial Treloar served as director of the Memorial from 1920 to 1952
Jan 24 1st NFL team in Texas, Dallas Texans formerly NY Yanks in the year 1952.