What Happened on June 18, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Carol Kane, American Emmy Award-winning actress (Dog Day Afternoon; Taxi - "Simka"; The Princess Bride), born in Cleveland, Ohio

Idriss DebyIdriss Deby (1952-2021)

Chadian politician and military officer (President of Chad, 1990–2021), born in Berdoba, Chad

Isabella RosselliniIsabella Rossellini (70 years old)

Italian actress and model (Big Night, Blue Velvet), born in Rome, Italy

  • Rick Gazda, trumpet player (The Miami Horns), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Born in 1952

Famous Deaths

  • Efim Bogoljubov, Russian-German chess player, dies at 63
  • Heinrich Schlusnus, German baritone, dies at 63
1952 Highlights

About June 18, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

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