On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1971

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • WUHQ TV channel 41 in Battle Creek, MI (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Dino Baggio, Italian footballer
  • John Partridge, English singer
  • Patty Jenkins, American film director (Monster, Wonder Woman), born in Victorville, California

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Rawsthorne, composer, dies at 66