Historical Events on October 3, 1961

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • "Dick Van Dyke Show" premieres on CBS-TV
  • "Sail Away" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 167 performances
  • KMED (now KTVL) TV channel 10 in Medford, OR (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • TV sitcom "Mr Ed" premieres on CBS