On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1952

Historical Events

  • Hanif Mohammad scores twin 100s v N Zone (India) his 1st first class cricket centuries
  • KBTV (now KUSA) TV channel 9 in Denver, CO (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Danielle Proulx, French Canadian actress, born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Trevor Chappell, Australian cricket all-rounder (3 Tests, underarm bowling controversy), born in Adelaide, South Australia
1952 Highlights

About October 12, 1952

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra