What Happened on August 31, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Soboroff, Chic Il, rocker (Buckinghams)
  • Herbert Reul, German politician
  • Rudolf Schenker, German rock guitarist (Scorpions-Virgin Killer)

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Soprano singer Leontyne Mary Violet Price (25) weds concert bass-baritone singer William Warfield (32)

Opera Soprano Leontyne Price
Opera Soprano
Leontyne Price

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Bourassa, French Canadian political leader (b. 1868)