On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1952

Historical Events

Sport awardUS Masters Golf

16th US Masters Tournament, Augusta National GC: Sam Snead wins his second green jacket by 4 strokes over Jack Burke Jr

Golfer Sam Snead
Sam Snead

Famous Birthdays

  • Judith McConnell, actress (Sophia Capwell-Santa Barbara)
  • Marilu Henner, actress (Taxi, Man Who Loved Women, Eve Shade), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Udo Dirkshneider, heavy metal rocker (Accept-Balls to the Wall, Udo)
1952 Highlights

About April 6, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries