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.
Joe DiMaggio* was born on this day in 1914 Archie Wilson was born on this day in 1923
Jim Waugh* was born on this day in 1933
1) Shortstop Lou Boudreau* was named player/manager of the Cleveland Indians on this date in 1941.
2) On this date in 1949, the American League MVP was awarded to Ted Williams*.
3) On this date in 1953, (The Big Cat), Johnny Mize, was released by the New York Yankees.
4) Pitcher Joe Black was released by the Washington Senators on this date in 1957.
5) On this date in 1959, the Cincinnati Redlegs released Whitey Lockman.
Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis** died on this date in 1944 Randy Gumpert died on this date in 2008
** Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis shown on 1952 Topps Look-N-See style
Lou Brissie died on this date in 2013