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.
Preacher Roe was Born on this day in 1915
1) On this date in 1952, Dodger pitcher Don Newcombe* was sworn into the United States Army.
2) The St.Louis Cardinals traded Whitey Lockman* to the New York Giants for Hoyt Wilhelm on this date in 1956.
2) On this date in 1991, baseball entrepreneur Bill Veeck* was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.