Events in Film & Television in February 1952

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 4 1st African American executive of a major TV station (Jackie Robinson-WNBC NY)

Baseball Player Jackie Robinson
Baseball Player
Jackie Robinson
  • Feb 8 "RCA Victor Show Starring Dennis Day" debuts on NBC TV
  • Feb 18 4th Emmy Awards: Red Skelton, Sid Caesar & Imogene Coca win

Film release premierFilm Release

Feb 20 "African Queen" film directed by John Huston, starring Humphrey Bogart and Katharine Hepburn is released in the US

Film tv awardsFilm and TV Awards

Feb 21 9th Golden Globes: A Place in the Sun, Fredric March, & Jane Wyman win