Historical Events In 1953
Monday, 21 September 2020
Feb 08 In the year 1953 betty Jameson wins LPGA Serbin Golf Open
Feb 08 On this day in history cliff Clark, actor (Golden Hoofs, Kid Glove Killer), dies at 63
Feb 09 On this day in history "Adventures of Superman" TV series premieres in syndication
Feb 09 "The Adventures of Superman" TV series premieres in syndication in the year 1953.
Feb 09 In the year 1953 general Walter Bedell Smith, USA, ends term as 4th director of CIA Allen W Dulles, becomes acting director of CIA
Feb 10 Ice Dance Championship at Davos won by Jean Westwood & Lawrence Demmy of Great Britain in the year 1953.
Feb 10 In the year 1953 ice Pairs Championship at Davos won by Jennifer & John Nicks of Great Britain
Feb 10 Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Davos won by Tenley Albright USA in the year 1953.
Feb 10 In the year 1953 men's Figure Skating Champion in Davos won by Hayes Alan Jenkins USA
Feb 11 In the year 1953 "Hazel Flagg" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 190 performances
Feb 11 In the year 1953 president Eisenhower refuses clemency appeal for Rosenberg couple
Feb 11 On this day in history russia breaks diplomatic relations with Israel
Feb 12 On this day in history uSSR breaks relations with Israel
Feb 13 In the year 1953 a's change name of Shibe Park to Connie Mack Stadium
Feb 17 Baseball star/pilot Ted Williams uninjured as plane shot down in Korea on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history "Bwana Devil," the 1st 3-D movie, opened in New York
Feb 18 In the year 1953 premiere of first 3-D feature film-"Bwana Devil" (New York NY)
Feb 19 On this day in history georgia approves US 1st literature censorship board
Feb 19 In the year 1953 georgia approves US first literature censorship board
Feb 19 In the year 1953 ted Williams safely crash-lands his damaged Panther jet
Feb 20 In the year 1953 august A Busch buys the Cards for $3.75 million
Feb 21 In the year 1953 "Maggie" closes at National Theater NYC after 5 performances
Feb 21 F Crick & J Watson discover structure of DNA-molecule in the year 1953.
Feb 21 In the year 1953 longest collegiate basketball game (6 OTs) Niagara beats Siena 88-81
Feb 24 On this day in history karl R G von Rundstedt, Germ gen-field marshal (Ardennes), dies at 77
Feb 25 On this day in history "Wonderful Town" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 559 perfs
Feb 25 On this day in history jesus Garcia Leoz, composer, dies at 49
Feb 26 In the year 1953 allen W Dulles, promoted from deputy to 5th director of CIA
Feb 26 Elisabeth "Ilse" Kuyper, Dutch/US (opera)composer, dies in the year 1953.
Feb 28 In the year 1953 jim Thorpe, decathlete (Olympics-gold-1912), dies at 64
Feb 28 On this day in history stalin meets with Beria, Bulganin, Khrushchev & Malenkov
Mar 01 In the year 1953 anton GO Ridder Van Rappard, painter/lithographer/etcher, dies
Mar 01 In the year 1953 uS removes embargo on Canadian livestock placed after outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in 1952
Mar 03 In the year 1953 a Canadian Pacific Comet jet crashes with 11 fatalities; world's first commercial jet crash.