What Happened on January 4, 1957

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "Blondie" situation comedy premieres on NBC TV (later on CBS)
  • Dodgers buy 44 passenger twin-engine airplane for $775,000

Famous Birthdays

  • Patty Loveless, [Ramey], singer (Blue Side of Town), born in Pikeville, Kentucky

Famous Deaths

  • Theodor Korner von Siegringen, Austrian pres (1951-57), dies at 84