On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean Paul Gaultier, French fashion designer (Hermès), born in Arcueil, Val-de-Marne, France

Famous Deaths

  • Hans [Hendrik A] Kramers, physicist (quantum mechanics), dies at 57
  • Jules Poncelet, Belgian minister of State, dies at 82
1952 Highlights

About April 24, 1952

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus