On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1957

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • KTVC TV channel 6 in Ensign, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting
  • US performs nuclear Test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Pam Tillis, American country singer (Melancholy Child), born in Plant City, Florida
  • Robbie Grey, English rocker (Modern English)

Famous Deaths

  • Sacha Guitry, French actor and playwright (Deburan, The Story of a Cheat), dies at 72