What Happened on July 5, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Of Thee I Sing" closes at Ziegfeld Theater NYC after 72 performances
  • 59th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Maureen Connolly beats L Brough (7-5 6-3)

Famous Birthdays

  • David Dreier, (Rep-R-California, 1981- )
  • Michael Don McNabb, composer
  • Terence Tom Henricks, Bryan Oh, USAF/astronaut (STS 44, 55, 70, 78)