On This Day

What Happened on May 18, 1952

Historical Events


UKStonehenge

Professor WF Libby says Stonehenge dates back to 1848 BC

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Stonehenge, a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England
Stonehenge, a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England
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Famous Birthdays

  • Diane E[lizabeth] Duane, American sci-fi author (Door into Fire)
  • George Strait, Pearsall Tx, country singer (All My Exes Live in Texas)
  • Jeana Yeager, American aviator
  • Martin R Hoke, (Rep-R-Ohio)

Famous Deaths

  • Rossetter Gleason Cole, American composer, dies at 86
1952 Highlights

About May 18, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Taurus