On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1952

Historical Events

  • Giant slalom event for men debuts at the Winter Olympics at Oslo Games; Stein Erikson of Norway wins gold ahead of Austrians Christian Pravda and Toni Spiß

Event of interestEvent of Interest

King George VI is buried in St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, England

King of the United Kingdom George VI
King of the United Kingdom
George VI

1952 Highlights

About February 15, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius