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, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra