1952

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This article is about the year 1952. For other uses, see 1952 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1920s  1930s  1940s  – 1950s –  1960s  1970s  1980s
Years: 1949 1950 195119521953 1954 1955
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1952 (MCMLII) was a leap year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter FE) 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.

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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.

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The explosion of the first hydrogen bomb.

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King George VI

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References

  1. Pushing the Envelope, p. 196
  2. Zamula, Evelyn (June 1991). "A New Challenge for Former Polio Patients". FDA Consumer. Food and Drug Administration. 25 (5).  "Consumer". Archived from the original on 26 January 2008. Retrieved 29 August 2009. 
  3. Verdourt, Bernard; Trump, E.C. and Church, M.E. Church (1969). Common poisonous plants of East Africa. London: Collins. p. 254.