On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1952

Historical Events

  • "Guiding Light" soap opera moves from radio to TV
  • Hussein Sirri Pasha forms Egyptian government

Famous Birthdays

  • Athanassios S. Fokas, Greek mathematician, born in Cefalonia, Greece
  • David Garrison, American Broadway and television actor (Wicked), born in Long Branch, New Jersey
1952 Highlights

About June 30, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

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