On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1952

Historical Events

US Masters Golf

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Judith McConnell, actress (Sophia Capwell-Santa Barbara)
  • Marilu Henner, actress (Taxi, Man Who Loved Women, Eve Shade), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Stephen Barber, American musician, arranger, and composer, born in Abilene, Texas
  • 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? 69 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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