Milestones, Sep. 22, 1952

Born. To Leonard Bernstein, 34, conductor, pianist and composer of symphony (Jeremiah), ballet (Fancy Free; Facsimile) and musicomedy (On the Town), and Costa Rica-born TV Actress Felicia Montealegre Bernstein, 30: their first child, a daughter; in Manhattan. Name: Jamie Anne Maria. Weight: 7 lbs. 3 oz.

Married. Horace Dwight Taft, 27, youngest son of Ohio's senior Senator, now a physics graduate student at the University of Chicago; and Mary Jane Badger, 22, whom he met while studying in Switzerland; in Washington.

Died. The Very Rev. Claude Willard Sprouse, 63, dean of Kansas City's...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!