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.
Bob Elson* was born on this day in 1904
George Crowe was born on this day in 1921 Billy Goodman was born on this day in 1926
1) In 1962 on this date, a former New York Giant revealed that the series ending home run by
Bobby Thomson in the 1951 playoffs with the Brooklyn Dodgers was helped by the stealing of signs.
Both Thomson and former Giant manager Leo Durocher denied the allegation.
Pete Whisenant* died on this date in 1996 Willard Schmidt* died on this date in 2007