On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1952

Historical Events

  • New York premiere of history-based film "The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima"

Famous Birthdays

  • Karen Hesse, American children's book writer (Out of the Dust), born in Baltimore, Maryland
1952 Highlights

About August 29, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Virgo