On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1952

Historical Events

  • Korean War truce talks deadlock
  • Lehmer verifies: 2^521-1 & 2^607-1 (183 ciphers) Mersenne-prime #
  • Paul Creston's 4th Symphony premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Doug Falconer, Canadian football player, born in Calgary, Canada
  • Valery Khalilov, Russian military conductor and composer, born Termez, Uzbek SSR, Soviet Union (now Uzbekistan) (d. 2016)
1952 Highlights

About January 30, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aquarius