Historical Events In 1952
Friday, 23 August 2019
Jul 29 The first nonstop transpacific flight by a jet in the year 1952.
Jul 30 Ford Frick sets waiver rule to bar inter-league deals until all clubs in same league get right to bid in the year 1952.
Jul 31 In the year 1952 n B F "Tufty" Mann, cricketer (S African slow lefty 1947-51), dies
Aug 03 In the year 1952 15th Olympic games close in Helsinki Finland
Aug 06 In the year 1952 satchel Paige, 47, becomes oldest pitcher to win a complete shutout
Aug 09 In the year 1952 general strike against overtime conscription in Belgium
Aug 11 On this day in history hussein Ibn Talal I, proclaimed King of Jordan
Aug 11 In the year 1952 hussein proclaimed king of Jordan
Aug 11 Riccardo Martin, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
Aug 12 Hussain ibn Talal proclaimed King of Jordan in the year 1952.
Aug 15 On this day in history 9" of rain fall creates a 20' wave in Lynmouth, England killing 34
Aug 18 Ralph Byrd, actor (Dick Tracy TV Show), dies at 43 on this day in history.
Aug 20 Kurt Schumacher, German politician/chairman (SPD), dies in the year 1952.
Aug 20 On this day in history stalin meets Chou Enlai
Aug 21 Isaac Sadeh, leader of Jewish commando forces, dies on this day in history.
Aug 22 CBC tele-cine projectionist inserts a slide upside down; Canada's first known TV gaffe in the year 1952.
Aug 22 In the year 1952 the penal colony on Devil's Island is permanently closed.
Aug 25 Det Tiger Virgil Trucks 2nd no-hitter of yr, beats Yankees, 1-0 on this day in history.
Aug 26 On this day in history fluoridation of SF water begins
Aug 27 On this day in history emil Zatopek wins 12th olympics marathon (2:23:03.2)
Aug 28 First guided missile launched from ship during Korean Conflict in the year 1952.
Aug 28 German & Israeli reach accord about recovery payments in the year 1952.
Aug 30 On this day in history arky Vaughn, infielder (Pirates & Dodgers), drowns
Sep 02 In the year 1952 dr Floyd J Lewis 1st uses deep freeze technique in heart surgery
Sep 02 On this day in history the birth of Jimmy Connors, American tennis player
Sep 05 General Carlos Ibáñez elected president of Chile in the year 1952.
Sep 06 Jose Forns y Cuadras, composer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Sep 06 In the year 1952 the first regular Canadian television broadcasts begin in Montreal.
Sep 07 66th US Womens Tennis: Maureen Connolly beats Doris Hart (63 75) in the year 1952.
Sep 08 72nd US Mens Tennis: Frank A Sedgman beats Gardnar Mulloy (61 62 63) on this day in history.
Sep 08 On this day in history ernest Hemingway's "Old Man &the Sea" published
Sep 09 Joseph Allen Sr, dies on this day in history.
Sep 10 On this day in history betsy Rawls wins LPGA Thomasville Golf Open
Sep 11 West German Chancellor Adenauer signs a reparation pact for Jews on this day in history.