What Happened on January 14, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV
  • Rationing of coffee in Netherlands ends
  • Snowstorm in Sierra Nevada kills 26

Famous Birthdays

  • Călin Popescu-Tăriceanu, Prime Minister of Romania
  • Maureen Dowd, American writer
  • Sydney Biddle Barrow, madam/autohr (Mayflower Madam)

Famous Deaths

  • Artur Kapp, Estonian composer (b. 1878)