On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • John Tesh, American TV host (ET), and new age pianist, born in Garden City, New York

Famous Weddings

June Carter Cash

American country singer June Carter Cash (23) weds singer Carl "Mr. Country" Smith (25); divorce 1956

Fred Rogers

American educator, Presbyterian minister and TV host Fred Rogers (24) weds Sara Joanne Byrd


1952 Highlights

About July 9, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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