What Happened on August 2, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Betty Jack Davis, singer (w/Skeeter Davis), killed in car crash
  • KCPQ TV channel 13 in Tacoma-Seattle, WA (IND) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Anne Leuchars, British TV journalist
  • Butch Patrick [Patrick Alan Lilley], American actor (Real McCoys, Eddie-Munsters), born in Inglewood, California