On This Day

What Happened on August 25, 1952

Historical Events

  • Det Tiger Virgil Trucks 2nd no-hitter of yr, beats Yankees, 1-0
  • Puerto Rico becomes a US commonwealth

Famous Birthdays

  • Duleep Mendis, Sri Lankan cricketer (big-hitting Sri Lankan batsman of 80's), born in Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Geoff Downes, English keyboardist (Buggles, Yes, Asia), born in Stockport, Cheshire, England
1952 Highlights

About August 25, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo