Events in Film & Television in October 1952

  • Oct 1 1st ultra high frequency (UHF) television station, Portland Or
  • Oct 3 1st video recording on magnetic tape, LA, Ca
  • Oct 12 KBTV (now KUSA) TV channel 9 in Denver, CO (ABC) begins broadcasting

Film release premierFilm Premier

Oct 23 "Limelight" premieres directed, written, produced and starring Charlie Chaplin and Claire Bloom with appearance by Buster Keaton

Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker Charlie Chaplin
Comedian, Actor and Filmmaker
Charlie Chaplin