On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1952

Historical Events

  • General Neguib seizes power, Monarchy overthrown in Egypt (National Day)

Famous Birthdays

  • Janis Siegel, American jazz singer (Manhattan Transfer-Tuxedo Junction), born in NYC, New York
  • Paul Hibbert, Australian cricketer (one Test Aust v India 1977, scored 13 & 2), born in Brunswick, Australia (d. 2008)
1952 Highlights

About July 23, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 6 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Leo