On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Two's Company" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 90 performances
  • Christine Jorgenson is the first known American to undergo a sex-change operation
  • KHON TV channel 2 in Honolulu, HI (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Orientales Ecclesias

Famous Birthdays

  • Allan Simonsen, Danish footballer
  • Julie Taymor, American director