On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1952

Historical Events

  • NY Rangers blow 6-2 lead, lose 7-6 to Chicago Black Hawks; Bill Mosienko scores fastest hat trick in NHL history, 21 seconds

Famous Birthdays

  • Kim Stanley Robinson, American sci-fi author (Mars Trilogy), born in Waukegan, Illinois

Person of interestRex Tillerson

Rex Tillerson, American businessman (ExxonMobil) and US Secretary of State (2017-18), born in Wichita Falls, Texas

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
US Secretary of State
Rex Tillerson

Famous Deaths

  • Klaas Schilder, Dutch vicar/theologist/antifascist, dies at 61
1952 Highlights

About March 23, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Aries