What Happened on February 20, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Release

"African Queen" film directed by John Huston, starring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn is released in the US

  • 1st black umpire in organized baseball certified (Emmett Ashford)

Famous Birthdays

  • Catherine Cummins, Clintwood Va, 1st of 5 siblings born on 2/20