On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1952

Historical Events

  • "3 Wishes after Jamie" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 94 performances

Sports History

84th Belmont: Eddie Arcaro aboard One Count wins in 2:30.2

  • Curtis Cup Women's Golf, Muirfield, Scotland: Great Britain & Ireland score first ever win in the contest; beat US, 5-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Hubert Auriol, French off-road motorcyclist and auto racer (Dakar Rally 1981, 83, 92), born in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia (d. 2021)

Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson, Irish-American actor (Schindler's List, Les Miserables), born in Ballymena, County Antrim

  • Royce Campbell, touring, session, and jazz guitarist (Marvin Gaye; Henry Mancini), born in North Vernon, Indiana
1952 Highlights

About June 7, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

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