Events in Film & Television in January 1952

  • Jan 3 "Dragnet" with Jack Webb premieres on NBC TV

Film Premiere

Jan 10 "The Greatest Show on Earth", directed and produced by Cecil B. DeMille, starring James Stewart and Charlton Heston, premieres in New York (Best Picture 1953)

  • Jan 14 "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV