Historical Events In 1952
Saturday, 31 October 2020
May 01 In the year 1952 mr Potato Head, introduced
May 01 In the year 1952 tWA introduces tourist class
May 01 William Fox, [Fried], US film pioneer (Nickelodeon), dies at 73 in the year 1952.
May 02 1st performance of John Cage's "Water Music" in the year 1952.
May 02 The first scheduled jet airliner passenger service begins with a BOAC Comet which flew from London to Johannesburg carrying 36 passengers in the year 1952.
May 03 On this day in history "Call Me Madam" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 644 performances
May 03 The first airplane to land at the geographic location of the North Pole did so on this day in the year 1952.
May 03 On this day in history the first landing by an airplane at geographic North Pole
May 04 Babe Didrikson-Zaharias wins LPGA Fresno Golf Open in the year 1952.
May 05 In the year 1952 pulitzer prize awarded to Herman Wouk (Caine Mutiny)
May 06 In the year 1952 alberto Savinio, Italian composer (Capitano Ulisse), dies at 60
May 08 In the year 1952 mad Magazine debuts Great Magazine sure wish I still had the first issue, but mon garbaged it
May 09 On this day in history canada Lee, black actor (Lost Boundaries), dies in NYC at 45
May 11 Giovanni Tebaldini, composer, dies at 87 on this day in history.
May 13 In the year 1952 minor-league Bristol pitcher Ron Necciai strikes out 27 in 9-innings
May 13 On this day in history pandit Nehru becomes premier of India
May 15 Albert Basserman, actor (Madame Curie, Rhapsody in Blue), dies at 84 in the year 1952.
May 16 Alec Hearne, cricketer (scored 9 in Test for Eng v S Afr 1892), dies on this day in history.
May 18 On this day in history professor WF Libby said Stonehedge dates back to 1848 BC
May 18 Rossetter Gleason Cole, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
May 21 Bkln Dodgers score 15 runs in 1st inning & beat Cin Reds, 19-1 on this day in history.
May 21 In the year 1952 dutch Queen Juliana opens Amsterdam-Rhine Canal
May 21 John Garfield, actor (Juarez, Air Force), dies at 39 on this day in history.
May 23 Georg Alfred Schumann, composer, dies at 85 in the year 1952.
May 25 In the year 1952 uSS Iowa bombards Chongjin, Korea.
May 26 Damaso Alonso, Spanish linguistic/poet (Hombrey Dios), dies at 55 in the year 1952.
May 27 In the year 1952 european Defense Community forms
May 27 On this day in history european Defense Community Treaty, establishing an EU army, signed
May 28 In the year 1952 memphis Kiddie Park opens in Brooklyn, Ohio. The park's Little Dipper roller coaster would become the oldest operating steel roller coaster in North America.
May 29 2nd Round Conference between Dutch Antilles & Suriname ends in the year 1952.
May 31 In the year 1952 walter Schellenberg, German lawyer/headed spy (Venlo), dies
Jun 01 In the year 1952 east Germany closes its links with West
Jun 01 John Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Jun 02 650,000 metal workers go on strike in US on this day in history.