On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Catholic church puts Andre Gides "Labor" on the index

Writer André Gide
Writer
André Gide
  • French Championships Men's Tennis: England based Czech Jaroslav Drobný wins his 2nd straight French title; beats Frank Sedgman of Australia 6-2, 6-0, 3-6, 6-4
  • French Championships: Doris Hart beats fellow American Shirley Fry 6-4, 6-4 for her 2nd French singles title

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJohn Dewey

John Dewey, American philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92

Philosopher, Psychologist, Writer John Dewey
Philosopher, Psychologist, Writer
John Dewey