On This Day

July 2, 1928 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Film & TV

  • The Jenkins Television Corporation (owned by Charles Jenkins) goes on air with W3XK, the first television broadcasting station in the USA

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Estelita Rodriguez, Cuban actress (Rio Bravo, Cuban Fireball, Havana Rose), born in Guanajay, Cuba (d. 1966)
  • Pavel Kohout, Czech, director/author (Poor Murderer)