On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Corker, American politician (Senator from Tennessee), born in Orangeburg, South Carolina
  • Carlo Curley, American classical concert organist, born in Monroe, North Carolina (d. 2012)

Mike Shanahan

Mike Shanahan, American football coach (Denver Broncos), born in Oak Park, Illinois

NFL Head Coach Mike Shanahan
NFL Head Coach
Mike Shanahan
  • Vaneese Thomas, American R&B, jazz and soul blues singer, ("Let's Talk It Over"), born in Memphis, Tennessee
1952 Highlights

About August 24, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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