On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1952

Historical Events

  • The Battle of Nanri island takes place.

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Shea, American director and actor (The Fugitive, The Wild Wild West, Mission: Impossible), born in Queens, New York
  • Peter Windsor, English motor racing journalist and reporter, born in Reigate, Surrey, England

Famous Deaths

  • Wadih Sabra, Lebanese composer (Kulluna lil Watan), dies at 76
1952 Highlights

About April 11, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries