What Happened on May 17, 1952

Historical Events

  • 77th Preakness: Conn McCreary aboard Blue Man wins in 1:57.4

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Hampton, Canadian politician
  • Jody Pijper, Dutch (background) singer
  • Norv Turner, American football coach (Super Bowl 1992, 93 OC Dallas Cowboys; HC Washington Redskins, Oakland Raiders, SD Chargers), born in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
Born in 1952
1952 Highlights

About May 17, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 71 years and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

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