On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1952

Historical Events

  • The New York Daily News reports the first successful sexual reassignment operation

Famous Deaths

  • Victor E. Orlando, Italian premier (1917-19), dies at 92
1952 Highlights

About December 1, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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