What Happened on August 31, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Soboroff, American rock keyboard player (Buckinghams, 1986-present), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Herbert Reul, German politician, born in Langenfeld,, West Germany
Born in 1952

Famous Weddings

Leontyne Price

American operatic soprano Leontyne Price (25) weds American concert bass-baritone singer William Warfield (32); divorce in 1973

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Bourassa, French Canadian political leader (b. 1868)
1952 Highlights

About August 31, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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