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1952 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1952
MCMLII
Ab urbe condita2705
Armenian calendar1401
ԹՎ ՌՆԱ
Assyrian calendar6702
Bahá'í calendar108–109
Balinese saka calendar1873–1874
Bengali calendar1359
Berber calendar2902
British Regnal year16 Geo. 6 – 1 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2496
Burmese calendar1314
Byzantine calendar7460–7461
Chinese calendar辛卯(Metal Rabbit)
4648 or 4588
    — to —
壬辰年 (Water Dragon)
4649 or 4589
Coptic calendar1668–1669
Discordian calendar3118
Ethiopian calendar1944–1945
Hebrew calendar5712–5713
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2008–2009
 - Shaka Samvat1873–1874
 - Kali Yuga5052–5053
Holocene calendar11952
Igbo calendar952–953
Iranian calendar1330–1331
Islamic calendar1371–1372
Japanese calendarShōwa 27
(昭和27年)
Javanese calendar1883–1884
Juche calendar41
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4285
Minguo calendarROC 41
民國41年
Nanakshahi calendar484
Thai solar calendar2495
Tibetan calendar阴金兔年
(female Iron-Rabbit)
2078 or 1697 or 925
    — to —
阳水龙年
(male Water-Dragon)
2079 or 1698 or 926

1952 (MCMLII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1952nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 952nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 52nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1950s decade.

1952 Summer Olympic Games

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

France, West Germany, Italy, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands form the European Coal and Steel community, the foundation organization which would become the European Union.
France, West Germany, Italy, Belgium, Luxembourg and the Netherlands form the European Coal and Steel community, the foundation organization which would become the European Union.

August

September

October

November

The explosion of the first hydrogen bomb.
The explosion of the first hydrogen bomb.

December

Date unknown

Births

Births
January · February · March · April · May · June · July · August · September · October · November · December

January

Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani
Sammo Hung
Marek Belka
Dave Fennoy
Asma Jahangir

February

Park Geun-hye
Jenny Shipley
Mark Fuhrman
Lee Hsien Loong
Tomislav Nikolić

March

Morgan Tsvangirai
Douglas Adams
Harvey Weinstein
Bob Costas
Didier Pironi

April

Annette O'Toole
Steven Seagal
Billy West
Jean-Paul Gaultier
Mary McDonnell

May

Robert Zemeckis
David Byrne
George Strait
Mr. T
Anne-Marie David

June

Bronisław Komorowski
Liam Neeson
George Papandreou
Idriss Déby
John Goodman
Graham Greene

July

Brian George
Dan Aykroyd
Álvaro Uribe
Ahmed Nazif
Marky Ramone
Terry O'Quinn
David Hasselhoff
Vajiralongkorn

August

Zoran Đinđić
Hun Sen
Patrick Swayze
Jonathan Frakes
Paul Reubens
Geoff Downes

September

Neil Peart
Mickey Rourke
Nile Rodgers
Manuel Zelaya
Christopher Reeve

October

Imran Khan
Vladimir Putin
Jeff Goldblum
Roberto Benigni

November

Roseanne Barr
Jim Cummings
David Petraeus
Bill Farmer
Randy Savage
Shigeru Miyamoto
Mandy Patinkin

December

Michael Dorn
Allan Simonsen
CCH Pounder

Deaths

January

Antonia Maury
Curly Howard
Sveinn Björnsson

February

Patriarch Callistratus of Georgia
King George VI
King George VI
Carlos Julio Arosemena Tola
Theodoros Pangalos

March

Andries Jan Pieters
Don Stephen Senanayake
King Jigme Wangchuck

April

May

Maria Montessori
Juan Bautista Pérez

June

Thomas Walsh
Sergei Merkurov
Felix Calonder

July

Pedro Lascuráin
Eva Perón
Reverend and Servant of God Guillermo Tritschler y Córdova
Reverend and Servant of God Guillermo Tritschler y Córdova

August

Alberto Hurtado
Hiranuma Kiichirō

September

José Vicente de Freitas
Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg

October

Arturo Rawson
Ernst Streeruwitz
Billy Hughes

November

Chaim Weizmann

December

Vittorio Emanuele Orlando

Nobel Prizes

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