On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • George Meegan, British adventurer who walked 19,019 miles from Argentina to Alaska, born in London
  • John Otway, British cult rocker ("Bunsen Burner"), born in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England
  • Wahed Wafa, Tajik pop and classical singer, born in Afghanistan
1952 Highlights

About October 2, 1952

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 10 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

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