On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • KEYT TV channel 3 in Santa Barbara, CA (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Claire McCaskill, American politician, junior senator from Missouri
  • Jon Faddis, American jazz trumpeter and educator, born in Oakland, California
  • Steve Grogan, NFL quarterback (New England Patriots)