October 15th, 1952

October 15th, 1952, fell on a Wednesday. It was day 289 of 1952. The decade was the 1950s.

68 years, 4 months and 23 days have passed since October 15th, 1952.


On This Date

Events that occurred on October 15th, 1952:

  • The first episode of "I Married Joan" is aired.


News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on October 15th, 1952.

  • Korean War.

    During this period of time, the Korean War was being fought between South Korea and North Korea.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 68 years, 4 months and 23 days have passed since October 15th, 1952.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 42 of 1952.
  • Leap Year: 1952 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on October 15th, 1952, will be 68 years of age.
  • People born in 1952 belong to the "Baby Boomer" generation.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 15th, 1952:

  • September 19th, 1952: The first episode of the "Adventures of Superman" is aired.
  • October 3rd, 1952: The first episode of the sitcom "Our Miss Brooks" is aired on television.
  • October 7th, 1952: Baseball: The New York Yankees defeat the Brooklyn Dodgers by 4-3 to win the 1952 World Series.
  • This date: October 15th, 1952
  • November 4th, 1952: The National Security Agency (NSA) is formed.
  • November 4th, 1952: 1952 United States presidential election: Dwight D. Eisenhower defeats Adlai Stevenson in a landslide victory.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 15th, 1952, will have the star sign Libra.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1952 was the year of the Dragon (Yang Earth).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 15th, 1952 falls under the Raven.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Television Shows

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • I Married Joan - Comedy about the scatterbrained wife of judge Bradley Stevens.
  • Our Miss Brooks - Sitcom about a high school teacher called Constance "Connie" Brooks.
  • My Little Margie - Comedy series about 21-year-old Margie Albright and her widowed father Charles Farrell.
  • The Roy Rogers Show - American Western television series about a ranch owner called Roy Rogers.
  • I Love Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • Sky King - Western series starring Kirby Grant, Gloria Winters and Ron Hagerthy.
  • Racket Squad - Crime drama starring Reed Hadley as Captain John Braddock.
  • The Jack Benny Program - 25-minute-long situation comedy series that broadcast on CBS.
  • The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show - TV series that broadcast on CBS.
  • You Bet Your Life - Comedy quiz series hosted by Groucho Marx.
  • Beulah - Comedy series starring Hattie McDaniel as Beulah Brown.
  • The Colgate Comedy Hour - Comedy-musical that featured various comedians and entertainers.

1952 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1952.

  • Adventures of Superman
  • Crusader Rabbit
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

1952 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1952:

  • Mr. Potato Head

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people that were born on the 15th of October:


US President

Who was the US President on October 15th, 1952?

  • Harry S. Truman was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on October 15th, 1952?

  • Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 15th, 1952 was probably conceived around the 6th of January, 1952. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 15th, 1952 is the 25th of July, 1953. (Rough Estimate).

How old was I?

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 15th, 1952.

  • 24,980 days have passed since this date.
  • 2,158,275,600 seconds have passed since the October 15th, 1952.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,517,988,200 times.
  • Since October 15th, 1952, earth has travelled approximately 1,113,670,209,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 359,712,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 185,611,702 steps. That's about 82,494 miles!
  • Since this date, 25,899,307 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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