What Happened on October 23, 1952

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Film release premierFilm Premier

"Limelight" premieres directed, written, produced and starring Charlie Chaplin and Claire Bloom with appearance by Buster Keaton

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

Famous Birthdays

  • Pierre Moerlen, French drummer and percussionist (d. 2005)

Famous Deaths

  • Susan Peters [Suzanne Carnahan], American actress (Random Harvest, Young Ideas), dies of complications resulting from pyelonephritis, pneumonia, and starvation at 31