Historical Events In 1952
Wednesday, 04 August 2021
Jan 01 Dmitri Shostakovitch completes his 5th string quartet on this day in history.
Jan 02 "Pal Joey" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 542 performances in the year 1952.
Jan 03 "Dragnet" with Jack Webb premieres on NBC TV on this day in history.
Jan 03 On this day in history australia beat W Indies by one wicket at the MCG, last stand 38
Jan 04 On this day in history constantly Permeke, Flemish painter (Boerin), dies at 65
Jan 05 In the year 1952 flying Enterprise sinks
Jan 05 On this day in history nawab of Pataudi, cricket (play polo 3 Tests for Eng 3 for Ind), dies
Jan 06 In the year 1952 charles Schulz' comic strip Peanuts first appeared in Sunday newspapers.
Jan 07 On this day in history french Plevin government falls
Jan 07 On this day in history french Plevin govt falls
Jan 08 In the year 1952 antonia Maury, discoverer (supergiant, giant & dwarf stars), dies
Jan 08 In the year 1952 jordan adopts constitution
Jan 09 In the year 1952 belgian Pholien government resigns
Jan 09 On this day in history belgian Pholien govt resigns
Jan 09 In the year 1952 karel Sys wins European heavyweight boxing title
Jan 11 Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Marianne Moore on this day in history.
Jan 11 Jean JM de Lattre de Tassigny, gen (N-Africa/Indo-China), dies at 61 in the year 1952.
Jan 12 NFL Pro Bowl: N Conf beats A Conf 30-13 in the year 1952.
Jan 12 University of Tennessee admits its first black student on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1952 "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV
Jan 14 Rationing of coffee in Netherlands ends in the year 1952.
Jan 14 In the year 1952 snow storm in Sierra NV kills 26
Jan 14 In the year 1952 the Today show on NBC-TV makes its debut.
Jan 16 New Dutch bible translation finished in the year 1952.
Jan 16 In the year 1952 uS Standard Board clears Stan Musial to get an $85,000 salary
Jan 17 On this day in history walter O "Spike" Briggs, owner (Det Tigers), dies at 74
Jan 19 NFL takes control of NY Yanks in the year 1952.
Jan 19 PGA approves allowing black participants on this day in history.
Jan 20 Arthur Farwell, composer, dies at 74 in the year 1952.
Jan 20 In the year 1952 british army occupies Ismailiya, Suez Canal Zone
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 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 on this day in history.
Jan 24 In the year 1952 1st NFL team in Texas, Dallas Texans formerly NY Yanks