On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Sport awardGolf Tournament

LPGA Western Open Women's Golf, Skokie CC: Betsy Rawls defeats Betty Jameson, 1 up in the final

LPGA Golfer Betsy Rawls
LPGA Golfer
Betsy Rawls
  • Philippine School of Commerce, through a republic act, is converted to Philippine College of Commerce; later to be the Polytechnic University of the Philippines

Famous Birthdays

  • K├┤ichi Mashimo, Japanese anime director (Bee Train Production), born in Tokyo

Famous Deaths

  • Wop May, Canadian aviator, flying ace in the WWI, dies at 56