Historical Events In 1953
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Jul 27 On this day in history 1st insulin isolated by F Banting & C Best in Toronto
Jul 27 On this day in history armistice signed at Panmunjom brings hostilities in Korea to an end
Jul 27 In the year 1953 armistice signed ending Korean War
Jul 27 In the year 1953 the Korean war comes to an end, with the signing of the armistice
Jul 27 On this day in history the Korean War officially ends with the armistice signing at Panmunjom.
Jul 29 US bombers shot down at north of Wladiwostok on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 1953 rikidōzan holds a ceremony announcing the establishment of the Japan Pro Wrestling Alliance.
Jul 31 On this day in history dept of Health, Education & Welfare created
Jul 31 On this day in history robert Taft, (Sen-R-Oh) "Mr Republican", dies in NY at 63
Aug 01 In the year 1953 northern Rhodesia becomes part of Federation of Rhodesia & Nyasaland
Aug 02 In the year 1953 betty Jack Davis, singer (w/Skeeter Davis), killed in car crash
Aug 03 Frank Blair becomes news anchor of Today Show in the year 1953.
Aug 04 Black families move into Trumbull Park housing project in Chicago in the year 1953.
Aug 05 Operation "Big Switch" Korean War prisoner exchanged at Panmunjom on this day in history.
Aug 05 Operation Big Switch begins - exchange of prisoners of war of Korean Conflict in the year 1953.
Aug 06 On this day in history ted Williams returns to Red Sox from the military
Aug 07 Eastern Airlines enters jet age, uses Electra prop-jet in the year 1953.
Aug 07 In the year 1953 eastern Airlines enters the jet age, uses Electra prop-jet
Aug 08 On this day in history uS & South Korea initial a mutual security pact
Aug 09 Premier Mohammed Abdullah of Kashmir, fired in the year 1953.
Aug 11 On this day in history ludwig Strauss, German/Israeli writer (Heimliche Gegenwart), dies
Aug 12 Ann Davidson, 1st woman to sail solo across Atlantic, arrives Miami in the year 1953.
Aug 12 On this day in history ann Davidson, first woman to sail solo across Atlantic, arrives Miami
Aug 12 On this day in history in Greece, Kefallinia (Cephalonia) a 7.1 quake killed 455, over 27,000 houses destroyed on Ithaki (Ithaca), Kefallinia (Cephalonia) and Zakinthos (Zante)
Aug 12 Soviet Union conducts secret test of its first hydrogen bomb in the year 1953.
Aug 13 On this day in history 4-5 million French go on strike against economizations
Aug 13 In the year 1953 dmitri Arakishvili, composer, dies at 80
Aug 13 Pres Eisenhower establishes Govt Contract Compliance Committee on this day in history.
Aug 15 Inmates riot at Kingston Penitentiary; burn three buildings; do $2 million damage in the year 1953.
Aug 16 In the year 1953 kTAL TV channel 6 in Shreveport-Texarkana, LA (NBC) begins
Aug 17 Johannes B Tielrooy, literature (French Living Lesson), dies at 66 on this day in history.
Aug 19 England regained cricket Ashes after winning series 1-0 in the year 1953.
Aug 20 In the year 1953 general Fazlollah Zahedi arrests premier Mossadeq of Persia
Aug 20 Russia publicly acknowledges hydrogen bomb test detonation in the year 1953.