On This Day

September 11, 1954 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Film & TV

  • 1st Miss America TV broadcast; 19 year old Lee Meriwether of California crowned 27th Miss America
  • KXJB TV channel 4 in Valley City (Fargo) (NBC) begins broadcasting

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Reed Birney, American actor (Greatest Man in the World), born in Alexandria, Virginia