What Happened on October 26, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Pakistan's 1st Test Cricket win Fazal Mahmood 12 wkts v India

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Motion, English poet (British Poet Laureate 1999-2009), born in London

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Hattie McDaniel, 1st African American actress to win an Oscar (Mammy-Gone With the Wind), dies of breast cancer at 57