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June 7th, 1952.

June 7th, 1952, was a Saturday. It was day 159 of 1952. The decade was the 1950s.

69 years and 5 days have passed since June 7th, 1952.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Gemini.

Born on June 7th, 1952.

People who were born on this exact date.

  • Liam Neeson: Irish actor.

Top song: June 7th, 1952

The best-selling single on June 7th, 1952 was "Wheel of Fortune" by Kay Starr.

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A Spotify playlist of songs from the year 1952. Take a trip back to the days of Kay Starr, Jo Stafford, Patti Page and Joni James.

Take me back to June 7th, 1952!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is June 7th, 1952 and it's a Saturday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Gemini. Currently, people are enjoying their weekend.

It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual. In music, the song "Wheel of Fortune" by Kay Starr is the best-selling record at the moment. Harry S. Truman is currently the President of the United States and Winston Churchill is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

In fashion, women are sporting the popular "The New Look" by Christian Dior. This formal style includes rounded shoulders, a full-skirted silhouette and a tight waist. Meanwhile, men are beginning to follow a new "Teddy Boy" trend that involves greased-back hair, extremely narrow trousers and velvet-collared jackets. In Asia, the Korean War is raging on between South Korea and North Korea. Because it's 1952, radio stations and jukeboxes are playing songs from singers such as Leroy Anderson, Kay Starr, Johnnie Ray & The Four Lads, Jo Stafford, Vera Lynn, Al Martino, Rosemary Clooney, Eddie Fisher and Patti Page.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "The Gene Autry Show", "You Bet Your Life", "Sky King" and "I Love Lucy". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Looney Tunes", "Tom and Jerry" and "Crusader Rabbit". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as Mr. Potato Head.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on June 7th, 1952.

  • Movies from 1952.

    Movies from 1952.

    The most popular movies of 1952 included the likes of The Greatest Show on Earth, The Snows of Kilimanjaro, Hans Christian Andersen, Ivanhoe, Sailor Beware, Moulin Rouge, Jumping Jacks and The Quiet Man.

  • 1952 in music.

    1952 in music.

    The radio stations in 1952 were dominated by artists such as Leroy Anderson, Kay Starr, Johnnie Ray & The Four Lads, Jo Stafford, Vera Lynn, Al Martino, Rosemary Clooney, Eddie Fisher and Patti Page.

  • Elizabeth II.

    Elizabeth II.

    Queen Elizabeth II was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1952. This followed her succession to the throne after the death of her father King George VI in February, 1952.

  • The Korean War.

    The Korean War.

    During this period of time, the Korean War was being fought between South Korea and North Korea.

  • Greasers.

    Greasers.

    During the 1950s and early 1960s, a popular youth subculture called "greasers" emerged. The style included greased-back hairstyles, work pants and denim or leather jackets.

  • The Jukebox.

    The Jukebox.

    During this period, the jukebox was at the height of its popularity. Around this time, teenagers and young adults would hang out at local restaurants and diners and listen to the latest songs.

  • Capitalism vs Communism.

    Capitalism vs Communism.

    The ideological clash between capitalism and communism heated up during the 1950s. It was during this period that a "Cold War" started between the United States and the Soviet Union. In the US, there were fears that Soviet spies had infiltrated all parts of society, including Hollywood.

  • The economy is booming.

    The economy is booming.

    During the 1950s, the world was recovering from World War II. Many countries witnessed an economic boom during this decade. Unemployment was low, consumerism increased, mortgages were cheap and governments started to invest in infrastructure such as highways. For many, this was the "golden age" of the economy.

  • Rotary phones.

    Rotary phones.

    During the 1950s, people were using rotary phones. It was during this period that the heavier metal dial components were phased out and replaced with plastic.

  • More and more people are buying television sets.

    More and more people are buying television sets.

    In the late 1940s and 1950s, more and more households were buying TV sets. In 1950, 20% of homes had a television set. By the end of the decade, that figure had risen to 90%.

  • Polio cases are high.

    Polio cases are high.

    Cases of Polio were particularly high during this period of time and outbreaks were common. In the United States, the disease peaked in 1952, with nearly 60,000 cases and 3,145 deaths. It wasn't until 1955 that a national immunization program started and cases began to drop.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 69 years and 5 days have passed since June 7th, 1952.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 23 of 1952.
  • Leap Year: 1952 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on June 7th, 1952, will be 69 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1952 belong to the Baby Boomer generation.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around June 7th, 1952.

  • This date: June 7th, 1952
  • June 13th, 1952: Soviet fighter planes shoot down a Swedish military aircraft over the Baltic Sea.
  • June 15th, 1952: "The Diary of a Young Girl" by Anne Frank is published in English.
  • June 16th, 1952: The first episode of "My Little Margie" is aired.
  • June 26th, 1952: The film "The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men" is released by Disney.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on June 7th, 1952, will have the star sign Gemini.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Taurus.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1952 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 3.
  • Native American Zodiac: June 7th, 1952 falls under the Deer.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of June will have the birthstones Pearl and Alexandrite.
  • Birth flower (June): The Rose and the Honeysuckle.

Photos of 1950s fashion.

Photographs of 1950s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of 1950s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • The Roy Rogers Show - American Western television series about a ranch owner called Roy Rogers.
  • I Love Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • Sky King - Western series starring Kirby Grant, Gloria Winters and Ron Hagerthy.
  • Racket Squad - Crime drama starring Reed Hadley as Captain John Braddock.
  • The Jack Benny Program - 25-minute-long situation comedy series that broadcast on CBS.
  • The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show - TV series that broadcast on CBS.
  • You Bet Your Life - Comedy quiz series hosted by Groucho Marx.
  • Beulah - Comedy series starring Hattie McDaniel as Beulah Brown.
  • The Colgate Comedy Hour - Comedy-musical that featured various comedians and entertainers.
  • The Cisco Kid - American Western drama series starring Duncan Renaldo.
  • The Gene Autry Show - Cowboy TV series starring Gene Autry.
  • Space Patrol - Sci-fi series starring Ed Kemmer and Lyn Osborn.

Kid's TV shows on June 7th, 1952.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1952.

  • Crusader Rabbit
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

Popular toys and games in 1952.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1952.

  • Mr. Potato Head

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1952.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out June 7th, 1958 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 7th of June.

  • June 7th, 1917: Dean Martin (Singer / Actor) turned 35 on this day in 1952.
  • June 7th, 1940: Tom Jones (Singer) turned 12 on this day in 1952.
  • June 7th, 1942: Muammar Gaddafi (Libyan leader) turned 10 on this day in 1952.
  • June 7th, 1958: Prince (Singer) was born exactly 6 years after this date.
  • June 7th, 1965: Mick Foley (Wrestler) was born exactly 13 years after this date.
  • June 7th, 1974: Bear Grylls (Adventurer / TV presenter) was born exactly 22 years after this date.
  • June 7th, 1981: Anna Kournikova (Former tennis player) was born exactly 29 years after this date.
  • June 7th, 1988: Michael Cera (Actor) was born exactly 36 years after this date.
  • June 7th, 1990: Iggy Azalea (Australian singer) was born exactly 38 years after this date.
  • June 7th, 1991: Emily Ratajkowski (Model) was born exactly 39 years after this date.

US President.

Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States on June 7th, 1952.

UK Prime Minister.

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on June 7th, 1952.

Irish Taoiseach.

Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on June 7th, 1952 was most likely conceived around the 29th of August, 1951.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on June 7th, 1952 is close to the 17th of March, 1953.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about June 7th, 1952.

  • A total of 25,207 days have passed since this date.
  • 3,601 weeks have passed.
  • 2,177,884,800 seconds have passed since the June 7th, 1952.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,540,865,600 times.
  • Since June 7th, 1952, the earth has travelled approximately 1,123,788,556,800 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 362,980,800 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 187,298,093 steps. That's about 83,244 miles!
  • Since this date, 26,134,618 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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