On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1952

Historical Events

  • 2nd Round Conference between Dutch Antilles & Suriname ends

Famous Birthdays

  • Louise Cooper, UK, sci-fi author (Nemesis, Inferno, Infanta, Nocturne)

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Country music legend Hank Williams and Audrey Sheppard granted divorce for the second and final time after seven years of marriage. Their first divorce was in 1948.

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams

1952 Highlights

About May 29, 1952

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini