What Happened on July 1, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Cards' Joe Cunningham hits 2 HRs for record 3 HRs in his 1st 2 days
  • Test Cricket debut of Khalid Hassan, 16 yrs 352, then world record
  • WDBO (now WCPX) TV channel 6 in Orlando, FL (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Daniel Reid, Bainbridge MD, PGA golfer (1987 Seiko Tucson)