On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Herb Ritts, American fashion photographer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2002)
  • Hughie Thomasson, American musician and singer (Outlaws), born in Buchanan, Virginia (d. 2007)
  • Marie Helvin, American model and actress (Children), born in Tokyo
  • Tom Marino, American politician (Rep-R-Pennsylvania 2011-), born in Williamsport, Pennsylvania
1952 Highlights

About August 13, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo