On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Top Banana" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 356 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Luceete Defrantz, American rower (Olympic bronze 1976; first female vice-president IOC executive committee), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jody Stephens, rock drummer (Big Star)
  • Nina Carter, vocalist (Blonde on Blonde), born in London, England