On This Day

What Happened on November 5, 1952

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBill Walton

Bill Walton, American Basketball Hall of Fame center (NBA C'ship 1977, 1986; NBA Finals MVP 1977; Portland Trail Blazers, Boston Celtics), born in La Mesa, California

NBA Center and Television Sportscaster Bill Walton
NBA Center and Television Sportscaster
Bill Walton
  • Oleg Blokhin, Ukrainian footballer, born in Kiev, Ukrainian SSR
  • Vandana Shiva, Indian scholar and environmental activist, born in Dehradun, Uttar Pradesh, India
1952 Highlights

About November 5, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 9 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio