What Happened on July 31, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Elijah Muhammad, leader of Nation of Islam, calls for a black state
  • KSOO (now KSFY) TV channel 13 in Sioux Falls, SD (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • Patty Berg wins LPGA American Women's Golf Open

Famous Birthdays

  • Dale Hunter, Petrolia, NHL center (Washington Capitals)
  • lva Budarova, Czechoslovakia tennis star

Famous Deaths

  • Karl Hasse, German composer, dies at 77