1952 TOPPS Baseball Cards
Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.
Dom DiMaggio was born this day in 1917 Walt (Monk) Dubiel was born this day in 1918
Don Bollweg was born on this day in 1921 Forrest (Woody) Main was born on this day in 1922
Joe Garagiola was born on this day in 1926
1) On this date in 1930, Athletics owner Connie Mack** was awarded the prestigious Edward W. Bok
prize for service to the city of Philadelphia. Mack had led his Athletic team to the 1929 world championship.
** Connie Mack card designed by Keith Conforti
2) Pitcher Ed Wright was purchased by the Philadelphia Athletics from the NY Giants on this date in 1952.
3) On this date in 1957, the Milwaukee Braves traded infielder Jack Dittmer* to the Detroit Tigers.
Gerald "Red" Fahr* died on this date in 2010