On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1952

Historical Events

  • Hal Newhouser of Tigers wins his 200th game

Famous Birthdays

  • Bell Hooks [Gloria Jean Watkins], American author, feminist, scholar and social activist, born in Hopkinsville, Kentucky

Christopher Reeve

Christopher Reeve, American actor (Superman, Somewhere in Time), born in New York City, New York (d. 2004)

  • Jimmy Garvin [James Williams], American professional NWA/WCW/AWA wrestler, born in Tampa, Florida
  • Tommy Norden, American actor (Flipper), born in New York City, New York
1952 Highlights

About September 25, 1952

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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