Historical Events In 1953
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Nov 12 In the year 1953 david Ben-Gurion, resigns as premier of Israel
Nov 13 Dmitri Shostakovitch' 4th String Quartet, premieres in the year 1953.
Nov 14 WCIA TV channel 3 in Champaign, IL (CBS) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Nov 15 WIBW TV channel 13 in Topeka, KS (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting on this day in history.
Nov 17 St Louis Browns officially become the Baltimore Baseball Club Inc on this day in history.
Nov 18 Anti-Revolutionary Party (ARP) accept female suffrage on this day in history.
Nov 19 US Supreme Court rules (7-2) baseball is a sport not a business in the year 1953.
Nov 20 Scott Crossfield in Douglas Skyrocket, 1st to break Mach 2 (1,300 MPH) in the year 1953.
Nov 20 Scott Crossfield in Douglas Skyrocket, first to break Mach 2 (1300 MPH) in the year 1953.
Nov 21 "Pitdown Man," discovered in 1912 proved to be a hoax on this day in history.
Nov 21 In the year 1953 skull of Piltdown Man, long believed to be the missing link, proved to be a hoax
Nov 23 KVFD (now KTIN) TV channel 21 in Ft Dodge, IA (NBC) 1st broadcast in the year 1953.
Nov 24 In the year 1953 dodgers sign Walter Alston to a 1-year pact as manager for 1954
Nov 24 George Alexander Russell, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Nov 25 "Guys & Dolls" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 1200 performances in the year 1953.
Nov 26 On this day in history kBOI (now KBCI) TV channel 2 in Boise, ID (CBS) begins broadcasting
Nov 27 In the year 1953 eugene O'Neill, playwright (Nobel 1936), dies in Boston at 65
Nov 27 Indians 3rd baseman Al Rosen is unanimously named AL's MVP in the year 1953.
Nov 28 "Wish You Were Here" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 597 perfs in the year 1953.
Nov 29 In the year 1953 american Airlines begins 1st regular coml NY-LA air service
Nov 30 In the year 1953 french parachutist under Col De Castries attacks Dien Bien Phu
Dec 01 On this day in history red Sox trade M McDermott & Tom Umphlett for Wash's Jackie Jensen
Dec 02 In the year 1953 ernest Hayes, cricketer (Surrey bat played 5 Tests for England), dies
Dec 03 In the year 1953 "Kismet" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 583 performances
Dec 04 Daniel Gregory Mason, composer, dies at 80 in the year 1953.
Dec 06 In the year 1953 brown's Lou "Toe" Groza kicks 8 PATs, beating Giants 62-14
Dec 06 Konstanty I Galczynski, Polish poet (Zielona Ges), dies at 48 in the year 1953.
Dec 07 Israel's PM Ben-Gureon retires in the year 1953.
Dec 07 On this day in history israel's PM Ben-Gurion retires
Dec 08 In the year 1953 19th Heisman Trophy Award: John Lattner, Notre Dame (HB)
Dec 08 Kim Basinger actress was born on this day in history.
Dec 08 Los Angeles became the third largest city in the U.S. The City of Angels slid past Philadelphia for the distinction in a special census in the year 1953.
Dec 09 In the year 1953 general Electric announces all Communist employees will be fired
Dec 10 "John Murray Anderson's Almanac" opens at Imperial NYC for 229 perfs in the year 1953.