On This Day

Events in Film & Television in January 1952

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

Film release premierFilm Premier

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)

Actor James Stewart
Actor
James Stewart
Filmmaker and Director Cecil B. DeMille
Filmmaker and Director
Cecil B. DeMille
Actor Charlton Heston
Actor
Charlton Heston
  • Jan 14 "Today Show" premieres with Dave Garroway & Jack Lescoulie on NBC-TV