Historical Events In 1953
Sunday, 18 April 2021
Feb 08 In the year 1953 betty Jameson wins LPGA Serbin Golf Open
Feb 08 Cliff Clark, actor (Golden Hoofs, Kid Glove Killer), dies at 63 on this day in history.
Feb 09 "Adventures of Superman" TV series premieres in syndication in the year 1953.
Feb 09 "The Adventures of Superman" TV series premieres in syndication on this day in history.
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 In the year 1953 ice Dance Championship at Davos won by Jean Westwood & Lawrence Demmy of Great Britain
Feb 10 On this day in history ice Pairs Championship at Davos won by Jennifer & John Nicks of Great Britain
Feb 10 On this day in history ladies Figure Skating Championship in Davos won by Tenley Albright USA
Feb 10 On this day in history men's Figure Skating Champion in Davos won by Hayes Alan Jenkins USA
Feb 11 "Hazel Flagg" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 190 performances in the year 1953.
Feb 11 In the year 1953 president Eisenhower refuses clemency appeal for Rosenberg couple
Feb 11 Russia breaks diplomatic relations with Israel in the year 1953.
Feb 12 In the year 1953 uSSR breaks relations with Israel
Feb 13 A's change name of Shibe Park to Connie Mack Stadium in the year 1953.
Feb 17 In the year 1953 baseball star/pilot Ted Williams uninjured as plane shot down in Korea
Feb 18 On this day in history "Bwana Devil," the 1st 3-D movie, opened in New York
Feb 18 On this day in history premiere of first 3-D feature film-"Bwana Devil" (New York NY)
Feb 19 Georgia approves US 1st literature censorship board on this day in history.
Feb 19 On this day in history georgia approves US first literature censorship board
Feb 19 Ted Williams safely crash-lands his damaged Panther jet in the year 1953.
Feb 20 In the year 1953 august A Busch buys the Cards for $3.75 million
Feb 21 "Maggie" closes at National Theater NYC after 5 performances in the year 1953.
Feb 21 On this day in history f Crick & J Watson discover structure of DNA-molecule
Feb 21 Longest collegiate basketball game (6 OTs) Niagara beats Siena 88-81 in the year 1953.
Feb 24 Karl R G von Rundstedt, Germ gen-field marshal (Ardennes), dies at 77 in the year 1953.
Feb 25 "Wonderful Town" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 559 perfs in the year 1953.
Feb 25 On this day in history jesus Garcia Leoz, composer, dies at 49
Feb 26 Allen W Dulles, promoted from deputy to 5th director of CIA in the year 1953.
Feb 26 Elisabeth "Ilse" Kuyper, Dutch/US (opera)composer, dies on this day in history.
Feb 28 On this day in history jim Thorpe, decathlete (Olympics-gold-1912), dies at 64
Feb 28 In the year 1953 stalin meets with Beria, Bulganin, Khrushchev & Malenkov
Mar 01 Anton GO Ridder Van Rappard, painter/lithographer/etcher, dies on this day in history.
Mar 01 US removes embargo on Canadian livestock placed after outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in 1952 in the year 1953.
Mar 03 In the year 1953 a Canadian Pacific Comet jet crashes with 11 fatalities; world's first commercial jet crash.