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Events for 1952 Topps Stars Occurring on This Day:

November 10
* Indicates players, teams or others that were not included in the original 1952 Topps baseball card set.


Born: 5

Jimmie Dykes* was born on this day in 1896          Birdie Tebbetts was born on this day in 1912 

1952 Topps #89 Johnny Lipon Card                      
Johnny Lipon was born on this day in 1922          Carmen Mauro* was born on this day in 1926 

Gene Conley* was born on this day in 1930


Events/Transactions: 5

1) On this date in 1954, Clark Griffith** mortgaged his Montana ranch
 and became owner and general manager of the Washington Senators .

** Clark Griffith shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style card.


1952 Topps #98 Bill Pierce Card                    1952 Topps #15 Johnny Pesky Baseball Card
2) Pitcher Billy Pierce was obtained by the Chicago White Sox in a trade with the Detroit Tigers on this date in 1948.
3) On this date in 1954, the Washington Senators released infielder Johnny Pesky.


4) Giants centerfielder Willie Mays was named NL Most Valuable Player on this date in 1965.
5) On this date in 1950, the Cleveland Indians signed Al Lopez* to a two year
managerial contract. 


Died: 3

   1952 Topps Chuck Connors Card Front                    1952 Topps Hal Newhouser Card Front
  Chuck Connors* died this date in 1992                    Hal Newhouser* died this date in 1998

1952 Topps #118 Ken Raffensberger Card
Ken Raffensberger died this date in 2002