On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1952

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJeff Goldblum

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

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? 68 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

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