On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1952

Historical Events

  • 1st transatlantic helicopter flight begins

Famous Birthdays

  • David Pack, rocker (Ambrosia)
  • Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, (Rep-R-Florida)
  • Jeff Carlisi, American rock guitarist (.38 Special), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jill Long, (Rep-D-Indiana)
  • Johnny Thunders [Genzale], American punk rock guitarist (New York Dolls), born in Queens, New York (d. 1991)
  • Judy McGrath, American television executive
  • Terry O'Quinn, American actor

Famous Weddings

  • Gerald Lascelles, son of English Princess Mary, weds Angela Dowding
1952 Highlights

About July 15, 1952

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

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