On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1952

Historical Events

  • "3 Wishes for Jamie" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 94 performances
  • -22] Tornadoes in Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, Mississippi, Alabama and Kentucky cause 343 deaths

Music Concert

25,000 attend the 1st rock & roll concert ever when Alan Freed presents Moondog Coronation Ball at old Cleveland Arena


Famous Deaths

  • Wilhelm Albrecht, German SD-chief, executed
1952 Highlights

About March 21, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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