On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1952

Historical Events


Film tv awardsGolden 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, rock bassist (Stranglers-Dreamtime)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Elizabeth Taylor (19) marries for the 2nd time to actor Michael Wilding (39)


1952 Highlights

About February 21, 1952

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Pisces