The Adventures of Superman is a long-running radio serial that originally aired from 1940 to 1951 featuring the DC Comics character Superman. The serial came to radio as a syndicated show on New York City's WOR on February 12, 1940. On Mutual, it was broadcast from August 31, 1942, to February 4, 1949, as a 15-minute serial, running three or, usually, five times a week. From February 7 to June 24, 1949, it ran as a thrice-weekly half-hour show. The series shifted to ABC Saturday evenings on October 29, 1949, and then returned to afternoons twice a week on June 5, 1950, continuing on ABC until March 1, 1951. In all, 2,088 original episodes of The Adventures of Superman aired on American radio.

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  • The Adventures of Superman is a long-running radio serial that originally aired from 1940 to 1951 featuring the DC Comics character Superman. The serial came to radio as a syndicated show on New York City's WOR on February 12, 1940. On Mutual, it was broadcast from August 31, 1942, to February 4, 1949, as a 15-minute serial, running three or, usually, five times a week. From February 7 to June 24, 1949, it ran as a thrice-weekly half-hour show. The series shifted to ABC Saturday evenings on October 29, 1949, and then returned to afternoons twice a week on June 5, 1950, continuing on ABC until March 1, 1951. In all, 2,088 original episodes of The Adventures of Superman aired on American radio. (en)
  • The Adventures of Superman ist der Titel einer US-amerikanischen Hörspielserie, die erstmals 1940 bis 1951 ausgestrahlt wurde. Sie geht auf den gleichnamigen Comic-Helden Superman zurück. Die vorproduzierte Serie hatte am 12. Februar 1940 bei dem New Yorker Mittelwellensender WOR Premiere und wurde anfangs von zehn, schließlich von 62 Sendern übernommen. Auf wurde Superman von 1942 bis 1949 in 15-minütigen Folgen, die drei bis fünf Mal pro Woche ausgestrahlt wurden, präsentiert. Später wurde die Serie auf eine halbe Stunde Sendezeit ausgedehnt. (de)
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  • The character Perry White was debuted by George Putnam Ludlam. See Perry White for more info and next timeline. → (en)
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  • ← The character Hugo Strange was debuted by Bill Finger and Bob Kane. See Hugo Strange for more info and the previous timeline. (en)
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  • National Comics Publisher Harry Donenfeld with Bud Collyer and Joan Alexander. (en)
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  • The Adventures of Superman is a long-running radio serial that originally aired from 1940 to 1951 featuring the DC Comics character Superman. The serial came to radio as a syndicated show on New York City's WOR on February 12, 1940. On Mutual, it was broadcast from August 31, 1942, to February 4, 1949, as a 15-minute serial, running three or, usually, five times a week. From February 7 to June 24, 1949, it ran as a thrice-weekly half-hour show. The series shifted to ABC Saturday evenings on October 29, 1949, and then returned to afternoons twice a week on June 5, 1950, continuing on ABC until March 1, 1951. In all, 2,088 original episodes of The Adventures of Superman aired on American radio. (en)
  • The Adventures of Superman ist der Titel einer US-amerikanischen Hörspielserie, die erstmals 1940 bis 1951 ausgestrahlt wurde. Sie geht auf den gleichnamigen Comic-Helden Superman zurück. Die vorproduzierte Serie hatte am 12. Februar 1940 bei dem New Yorker Mittelwellensender WOR Premiere und wurde anfangs von zehn, schließlich von 62 Sendern übernommen. Auf wurde Superman von 1942 bis 1949 in 15-minütigen Folgen, die drei bis fünf Mal pro Woche ausgestrahlt wurden, präsentiert. Später wurde die Serie auf eine halbe Stunde Sendezeit ausgedehnt. (de)
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