On This Day

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, rock bassist (Stranglers-Dreamtime)

Famous Weddings

Elizabeth Taylor

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? 69 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

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