Historical Events In 1952
Friday, 17 January 2020
Sep 12 Noel Coward's "Quadrille," premieres in London on this day in history.
Sep 13 Adolfo Ruiz Cortinez elected president of Mexico in the year 1952.
Sep 15 On this day in history uN turns over Eritrea to Ethiopia
Sep 18 Hippoliet Daeye, Flemish painter (Dreamy), dies in the year 1952.
Sep 19 Giuseppe Zoppi, Swiss writer (Presento il mio Ticino), dies in the year 1952.
Sep 19 In the year 1952 the United States bars Charlie Chaplin from re-entering the country after a trip to England.
Sep 20 On this day in history kPTV TV channel 12 in Portland, OR (IND) begins broadcasting
Sep 22 Cor Ruys, actor (Princess Stage), dies at 62 on this day in history.
Sep 23 In the year 1952 1st closed circuit pay-TV telecast of a sports event
Sep 23 In the year 1952 first closed circuit pay-TV telecast of a sports event
Sep 23 Richard Nixon makes his "Checker's" speech in the year 1952.
Sep 23 On this day in history rocky Marciano KOs heavyweight champ Jersey Joe Walcott in 13 for heavyweight boxing title
Sep 24 Dutch minister Dark sentences war criminal W Lages to death in the year 1952.
Sep 24 Underwater volcano explodes under research vessel Kaiyo-maru-5 in the year 1952.
Sep 25 Hal Newhouser of Tigers wins his 200th game on this day in history.
Sep 25 In the year 1952 the birth of Christopher Reeve, US actor; 'Superman' in the recent films
Sep 25 The birth of Mark Hammil, 'Luke Skywalker' in the 'Star Wars' films on this day in history.
Sep 26 In the year 1952 george Santayana, US philosopher/poet (Last Puritan), dies at 88
Sep 26 Yanks clinch 4th straight & 19th AL pennant, beating A's 5-2 on this day in history.
Sep 28 In the year 1952 paul Hastings Allen, composer, dies at 68
Sep 30 Waldorf Astor, House of Lords & Commons/owner of Observer, dies in the year 1952.
Oct 01 On this day in history the first ultra high frequency (UHF) television station, Portland Or
Oct 03 1st British nuclear test at Monte Bello Is Australia in the year 1952.
Oct 03 Alfred Neumann, German writer, dies at 56 in the year 1952.
Oct 03 Britain tests its first atomic bomb, on an island off the coast of Australia in the year 1952.
Oct 03 First video recording on magnetic tape, LA, Ca in the year 1952.
Oct 04 In the year 1952 "Top Banana" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 356 perfs
Oct 05 On this day in history 19th congress of Communist Party meets in Moscow
Oct 05 In the year 1952 after an 11-year run on ABC radio, Inner Sanctum, the legendary mystery series, was heard for the final time. We’ ll never know if they oiled that squeaky door...
Oct 07 On this day in history nY Yankees beat Dodgers 4 games to 3 in 49th World Series
Oct 08 2 trains collide with a derailed commuter train, kills 112 (England) on this day in history.
Oct 12 Hanif Mohammad scores twin 100s v N Zone (Ind) his 1st fc cricket tons in the year 1952.
Oct 14 On this day in history "Buttrio Square" opens at New Century Theater NYC for 7 performances
Oct 15 Arthur Laurent's "Time of the Cuckoo," premieres in NYC in the year 1952.