On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Belgian Pholien government resigns
  • Karel Sys wins European heavyweight boxing title

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Marines give notice that they will recall Ted Williams to active duty

Baseball Player Ted Williams
Baseball Player
Ted Williams

Famous Birthdays

  • Eva Leonie "Eveline" Herfkens, Dutch civil servant, diplomat, and politician (PvdA), born in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Hugh Bayley, British politician, born in Maidenhead, United Kingdom