On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Pal Joey" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 542 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Graeme Strachan, Australian rock singer (Skyhooks) (d. 2001)
  • Man-Tat Ng, Hong Kong actor (The Final Combat), born in Xiamen, China
  • Ricky Van Shelton, American country singer (Wild-Eyed Dream), born in Danville, Virginia
  • Wendy Phillips, American actress (Executive Suite, Promised Land), born in Brooklyn, New York