What Happened on February 6, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Queen Elizabeth II succeeds King George VI to the British throne

Queen of the United Kingdom Elizabeth II
Queen of the United Kingdom
Elizabeth II
King of Great Britain George VI
King of Great Britain
George VI

Famous Birthdays

  • Ricardo Lavolpe, Argentine football coach
  • Richard Charsworth, Australian women field hockey head coach (Oly-96)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

George VI, King of Britain (1936-52), dies at 56

King of Great Britain George VI
King of Great Britain
George VI