On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1952

Historical Events

  • SS United States crosses Atlantic in 84:12 (record westward)

Famous Birthdays

  • Bob Casale, AKA Bob 2, American Musician (Devo), (d. 2014)
  • Eric Laneuville, American actor (Larry-Room 222, St Elsewhere), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Franklin Graham, American evangelist, son of Billy Graham, born in Asheville, North Carolina
  • George Lewis, American composer, born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Jerry Houser, American actor (Slapshot, Summer of '42, Class of '44), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Joel Silver, American producer (Warriors, Xanadu, Die Hard), born in South Orange, New Jersey
  • Stan Shaw, American actor (Mississippi, Roots Next Generation), born in Chicago, Illinois
1952 Highlights

About July 14, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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