On This Day

What Happened on May 11, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Darrow Igus, American comedian (Fridays, Roll Out), born in Newark, New Jersey
  • Frances Fisher, English-born actress
  • Mike Lupica, American sports journalist and newspaper columnist (New York Daily News, ESPN), born in Oneida, New York
  • Renaud Séchan, French composer
  • Shohreh Aghdashloo, Iranian actress
  • Warren Littlefield, American television executive

Famous Deaths

  • Giovanni Tebaldini, Italian composer, dies at 87
1952 Highlights

About May 11, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus