What Happened on April 1st, 1952

Day of Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Big Bang theory proposed in Physical Review by Alpher, Bethe & Gamow
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdel Basset Ali Al-Megrahi, Tripoli Libya, bomber (Pan Am 103), (d. 2012)
  • Annette O'Toole, actress (Cat People, Superman III), born in Houston, Texas
  • Bernard Stiegler, French philosopher
  • Billy Currie, rock keyboardist/violinist (Ultravox-We Came to Dance)
  • Rey Robinson, US, 100m sprinter (Olympic-1972)