What Happened on September 29, 1952

Historical Events

  • "Lights Out" last airs on NBC-TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Gábor Csupó, Hungarian-American animator (Rugrats), born in Budapest, Hungary
  • Max Sandlin, American politician (Rep-D-Texas 1997-2005), born in Texarkana, Arkansas
  • Monika Zehrt, East German 400m runner (Olympic gold 1972), born in Riesa, East Germany

Famous Deaths

  • John Cobb, British speed record holder (World Land Speed Record 1938-39, 47), dies attempting to break world Water Speed Record at Loch Ness, Scotland, at 52
1952 Highlights

About September 29, 1952

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

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