On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1952

Historical Events

  • 1st 3D feature film "Bwana Devil" directed by Arch Oboler premieres in Los Angeles, advertised as "The Miracle of the Age!!! A LION in your lap! A LOVER in your arms!"

Famous Birthdays

  • Wendy Turnbell, Australian tennis player (1979,82 US Opens Double), born in Brisbane, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Sven Hedin, Swedish explorer (b. 1865)
1952 Highlights

About November 26, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

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