What Happened on January 14, 1952

Historical Events

  • "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV
  • Rationing of coffee in Netherlands ends
  • Snowstorm in Sierra Nevada kills 26
1952 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Călin Popescu-Tăriceanu, Prime Minister of Romania, born in Bucharest, Romania
  • Maureen Dowd, American writer, born in Washington, D.C.
  • Sydney Biddle Barrows, American madam and author (Mayflower Madam), born in Hopewell, New Jersey
Born in 1952

Famous Deaths

  • Artur Kapp, Estonian composer (Peace Symphony; Paradise and Peri), and educator, dies at 73

About January 14, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 71 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Capricorn