On This Day

What Happened on June 11, 1952

England Cricket’s Class Divide Hit For Six

Historical Events

  • Opening batsman Len Hutton becomes the 1st professional cricketer to captain England in Tests

Famous Birthdays

  • Donnie Van Zant, American rock vocalist (.38 Special), born in Jacksonville, Florida

Famous Divorces

Agnes Moorehead

Actress Agnes Moorehead (51) divorces actor Jack G. Lee (50) after 22 years of marriage

1952 Highlights

About June 11, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

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