On This Day

What Happened on July 25, 1952

Historical Events

  • Puerto Rico becomes a self-governing US commonwealth (Constitution Day)

Famous Deaths

  • Herbert Murrill, British organist, composer (The Song of the Birds; Carillon), and educator (Royal Academy of Music, 1933-52), dies of cancer at 43
1952 Highlights

About July 25, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 5 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

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