On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Ace Vergel, Filipino actor (d. 2007)
  • Teddy Gentry, American country music bassist (Alabama - "Mountain Music"), born in Fort Payne, Alabama
  • Teresa Kaban, Polish classical pianist and co-director of the International Festival of Rediscovered and Forgotten Music, born in Gliwice, Poland

Famous Deaths

  • Roger Vitrac, French poet/dramatist (Mysteries of Love), dies at 52
1952 Highlights

About January 22, 1952

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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