On This Day

What Happened on February 10, 1952

Historical Events

Election of Interest

India holds its first general election: Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru remains in power

Famous Birthdays

Lee Hsien Loong

Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore (People's Action Party: 2004-present), born in Singapore

  • Mike Varty, American NFL player, born in Detroit, Michigan

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Drysdale Dakin, British-American biochemist, known for the Dakin-West reaction (b. 1880)
1952 Highlights

About February 10, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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