What Happened on May 10, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Shuffle Along" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 4 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

5th Cannes Film Festival: "The Tragedy of Othello: The Moor of Venice" directed by Orson Welles and "Two Cents Worth of Hope" directed by Renato Castellani jointly awarded the Grand Prix du Festival International du Film

Famous Birthdays

  • Kikki Danielsson, Swedish singer
  • Lee Brilleaux, Durban South Africa, British musician (Dr Feelgood)
  • Sly Dunbar, reggae drummer (Sly & Robbie), born in Kingston, Jamaica