On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1954

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • KQED TV channel 9 in San Francisco, California (PBS) begins broadcasting
  • PBS reaches SF: KQED (Channel 9) starts broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard "Rich" Hall, American comedian, writer, and musician (Saturday Night Live, Fridays, Not Necessarily the News), born in Alexandria, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Will Rossiter, composer, dies at 87