On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1952

Historical Events

  • Patty Berg scores 64, best competitive round of golf by a woman
  • US minesweeper Hobson rams aircraft carrier Wasp, kills 176

Famous Birthdays

  • Popo Molefe, South African politician and secretary-general (South Africa UDF), born in Sophiatown, Gauteng, South Africa
1952 Highlights

About April 26, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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