What Happened on October 3, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 1st British nuclear test at Monte Bello Island in Australia
  • 1st video recording on magnetic tape, LA, Ca

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Troup, cricketer (NZ lefty pace bowler in 15 Tests 1976-86)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Neumann, German writer, dies at 56