What Happened on June 3, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 3rd class travel on British Railways ends
  • KGUN TV channel 9 in Tucson, AZ (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Marlene Bauer Hagge wins LPGA Pittsburgh Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Danny Wilde, rocker (Rembrandts)
  • George Burley, Scottish football player and manager
  • Suren Nalbandyan, USSR, lightweight (Olympic-gold-1976)