On This Day

What Happened on November 29, 1952

Historical Events

  • 17th Iron Bowl: Alabama beats Auburn 21-0 in Birmingham
  • CFL Grey Cup, Varsity Stadium, Toronto: Toronto Argonauts prove to be the dominant club in Canada with their record 10th Championship; beat Edmonton Eskimos, 21-11

Historic Event

US President-elect Eisenhower visits Korea to assess war

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Famous Birthdays

  • Christine Pascal, actress/director (Smile, Nothing But Lies, Elsa)
  • Dusty Hare, English rugby player

Famous Deaths

  • Rosa Lewis, English chef and owner (Cavendish Hotel London), dies at 85
  • Vladimir Ipatieff, Russian-American chemist, dies at 85
1952 Highlights

About November 29, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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