On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1952

Historical Events


Sport awardUS Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, Bala GC: 1949 champion Louise Suggs wins, 7 strokes ahead of runners-up Marlene Bauer and Betty Jameson

Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA Louise Suggs
Golfer and Co-Founder of the LPGA
Louise Suggs
  • USS Oriskany becomes 1st aircraft carrier to sail around Cape Horn

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Johnson, English snooker player, born in Bradford, West Yorkshire
1952 Highlights

About June 29, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Cancer