On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1952

Historical Events

  • 1st thermonuclear bomb detonated at Marshall Islands

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard Edwards, bassist (Chicago-Addicted to Love), born in Greenville, North Carolina

Famous Deaths

  • U Chit Hlaing, Burmese politician (b. 1879)
1952 Highlights

About October 31, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 68 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Scorpio