On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1952

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson
  • Tetsuwan Atom by Osamu Tezuka first published in Weekly Shonen Magazine in Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Jerry Shirley, rock drummer (Humble Pie-Hot N Nasty, Eat It)
  • 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? 68 years and 10 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius