What Happened on September 19, 1952

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Adventures of Superman" TV series starring George Reeves premieres in syndication in the US

Event of interestEvent of Interest

The United States bars Charlie Chaplin from re-entering the country after a trip to England.

Comedian/Actor/Filmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian/Actor/Filmaker
Charlie Chaplin

Famous Birthdays

  • Bernard de Dryver, Belgian racing driver
  • Gunnar Hökmark, Swedish politician
  • Nile Rodgers, rock guitarist (Honeydrippers), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Rhys Chatham, composer
  • Scott Colomby, actor (Stash-Sons & Daughters, Szysznyk), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Giuseppe Zoppi, Swiss writer (Presento il mio Ticino), dies at 56