On This Day

What Happened on September 12, 1952

Historical Events

Music History

Noël Coward's "Quadrille," premieres in London

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerry Beckley, American rock vocalist, guitarist and songwriter (America - "Sister Golden Hair"), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Neil Peart, Canadian rock drummer and lyricist (Rush - "Limelight"; "Peaceable Kingdom"), born in Hamilton, Ontario (d. 2020)
1952 Highlights

About September 12, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 2 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

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