On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1952

Historical Events

Sports History

1st African American executive of a major TV station (Jackie Robinson-WNBC NY)

  • Tetsuwan Atom by Osamu Tezuka first published in Weekly Shonen Magazine in Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerry Shirley, British rock drummer (Humble Pie - "Black Coffee"), born in Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire, England
  • Li Yinhe, Chinese sexologist
  • Lisa Eichhorn, actress (Cutter's Way, Yanks), born in Reading, Pennsylvania
1952 Highlights

About February 4, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

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