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