What Happened on January 9, 1952

Historical Events

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

Sports History

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


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
1952 Highlights

About January 9, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 71 years and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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