What Happened on November 21, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st US postage stamp in 2 colors (rotary process) introduced
  • Dodgers pitcher Joe Black wins NL Rookie of Year

Famous Birthdays

  • Deborah Shelton, actress (Dallas, Ocean Kill, Body Double), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Eamonn Coghlan, Ireland, 1500m runner (Oly-4th-76)
  • Lorna Luft, singer/actress (Where the Boys Are-1980), born in Scarsdale, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Henriette Roland Holst-de Schalk, marxist author, dies at 82
  • William Green, union chairman (AFL 1924-52), dies at 79