On This Day

What Happened on June 20, 1952

Famous Birthdays

John Goodman

John Goodman, American actor (Dan Conner on Roseanne, Babe), born in St Louis, Missouri

  • Larry Riley, American actor (Harry-Stir Crazy, Knots Landing), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1992)
  • Vikram Seth, Indian poet and novelist (A Suitable Boy), born in Calcutta, India

Famous Deaths

  • Luigi Fagioli, Italian race car driver (b. 1898)
1952 Highlights

About June 20, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

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