December 8, 1952 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st TV acknowledgement of pregnancy (I Love Lucy)
  • French troops shoot on demonstrators at Casablanca, 50 die
  • Isaak Ben-Zwi elected president of Israel

Birthdays in History

  • Khaw Boon Wan, Singapore Health Minister

Deaths in History

  • Charles Lightoller, English second officer on the Titanic (b. 1874)