What Happened on February 21, 1952

Historical Events

Golden Globes

9th Golden Globes: "A Place in the Sun", Fredric March, & Jane Wyman win

  • Bangladesh Martyrs Day (martyrs of Bengali Language Movement)

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Jacques Brunel, French-British rock bassist (Stranglers - "Dreamtime"), born in Notting Hill, London, England
Born in 1952

Famous Weddings

Elizabeth Taylor

English-American actress Elizabeth Taylor (19) marries for the 2nd time to English actor Michael Wilding (39); divorce in 1957

About February 21, 1952

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

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