On This Day

June 6, 1949 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Film & TV

  • "It Pays To Be Ignorant" game show debut on CBS-TV
  • WKY (now KTVY) TV channel 4 in Oklahoma City, OK (NBC) 1st broadcast

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Holly Near, American folksinger, actress and activist, born in Ukiah, California