What Happened on November 1, 1957

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • KVII TV channel 7 in Amarillo, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • KXGN TV channel 5 in Glendive, MT (CBS/NBC/ABC) begins broadcasting
  • WICZ TV channel 40 in Binghamton, NY (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • World longest suspension bridge opens (Mackinac Straits Mich)

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos PaiĆ£o, Portuguese singer (d. 1988)
  • Lyle Lovett, country singer (God Will, Joshua Judges Ruth), born in Klein, Texas