On This Day

What Happened on February 12, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael McDonald, American rock singer and keyboardist (Doobie Brothers - "What A Fool Believes"), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Salvador Pineda, Mexican actor, born in Huetamo, Mexico
  • Simon MacCorkindale, English actor (Falcon Crest, Manimal), born in Ely, Cambridgeshire (d. 2010)

Famous Weddings

Tony Bennett

American singer Tony Bennett (25) weds art student Patricia Beech, at St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan, New York; separate in 1965, divorce in 1971

1952 Highlights

About February 12, 1952

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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