On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1952

Historical Events

  • General strike against French colonial rule in Tunisia
  • SN Behrman's "Jane" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Roger Y. Tsien, American chemist (Nobel Prize 2008), born in NYC, New York (d. 2016)
1952 Highlights

About February 1, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years and 1 month
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius