On This Day

What Happened on December 14, 1952

Historical Events

  • KROD (now KDBC) TV channel 4 in El Paso, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • R H Shodhan scores 110 on Test Cricket debut v Pakistan, Calcutta
  • Uprising of captives in Pongam South Korea, 82 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Germain Houde, French Canadian actor, born in Petit-Saguenay, Quebec
  • Tamara Danz, German singer (Silly), born in Breitungen, Thuringia (d. 1996)
1952 Highlights

About December 14, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Sagittarius