What Happened in Sep 1952

  • 'Old Man and the Sea' Is Published

    In September of 1952 The Old Man and the Sea appeared in Life magazine, selling over 5 million copies in a flash. The next week Scribners rolled... Read more

  • Flatwoods Monster

    In modern police parlance a long-unsolved homicide or other crime may be known as a "cold case," a term we might borrow for such paranormal... Read more

  • Neil Peart is born

    Neil Peart (pronounced /ˈpɪərt/) OC, (born September 12, 1952) is a Canadian musician and author. He is the drummer and lyricist for the rock band... Read more

  • Richard Nixon Delivers his 'Checkers' Speech

    The Checkers speech or Fund speech was an address made by United States Senator from California and Republican vice presidential candidate Richard... Read more

  • Christopher Reeve is Born

    Christopher D'Olier Reeve (September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American actor, film director, producer and screenwriter. He achieved... Read more