On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1952

Historical Events

  • 19th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Los Angeles 10, All-Stars 7 (88,316)
  • 9 inches of rain fall creates a 20 ft wave in Lynmouth, England, killing 34

Famous Birthdays

  • Ger Hoeymakers, Dutch rock guitarist (Franc Boeijen Group), born in Sevenum, Netherlands
1952 Highlights

About August 15, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 11 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo