On This Day

What Happened on July 12, 1952

Historical Events

  • East German SED decides to form German DR army

Famous Birthdays

  • Liz Mitchell, Jamaican-British rock vocalist (Boney M), born in Clarendon, Jamaica
  • Philip Taylor Kramer, American bass guitar player (Iron Butterfly, 1974-77), born in Youngstown, Ohio (d. 1995)
  • Voja Antonić, Serbian inventor and writer, born in Šabac, Serbia
1952 Highlights

About July 12, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 11 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer