Historical Events on August 1, 1954

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 41st Tour de France won by Louison Bobet of France
  • South African Natives Resettlement Act comes into being, empowers the Government to remove Africans from any area within and next to the magisterial district of Johannesburg
  • WKBT TV channel 8 in La Crosse, WI (CBS) begins broadcasting