What Happened on October 22, 1952

Famous Birthdays

  • Greg Hawkes, American rock keyboardist (The Cars - "Shake it Up"; "Drive"), born in Fulton, Maryland

Jeff GoldblumJeff Goldblum (70 years old)

American actor (The Fly; Jurassic Park; Independence Day), and jazz pianist (The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra), born in West Homestead, Pennsylvania

  • Julie Dash American filmmaker (Daughters of the Dust), born in New York City
Born in 1952

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Rüdin, Swiss-German psychiatrist, geneticist, and eugenicist, dies at 78
1952 Highlights

About October 22, 1952

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

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