On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1952

Historical Events

  • Booklyn Dodgers score 15 runs in their 1st inning to beat Cincinnati Reds 19-1
  • Dutch Queen Juliana opens Amsterdam-Rhine Canal

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestMr. T

Mr. T [Lawrence Tureaud], American actor (A-Team, Rocky III, T & T), born in Chicago, Illinois

Actor Mr. T
Mr. T

Famous Deaths

  • John Garfield [Jacob Garfinkle], American actor (Four Daughters, Body and Soul), dies of coronary thrombosis at 39
1952 Highlights

About May 21, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

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