Historical Events In 1953
Friday, 18 June 2021
Mar 03 In the year 1953 british Comet jet crashes at Karachi, 11 killed
Mar 04 In the year 1953 sergei S Prokoviev, Russian composer (Peter & the wolf), dies at 61
Mar 05 Josef Stalin's death announced on this day in history.
Mar 05 Josef V Stalin, soviet leader responsible for 11M murders, dies at 73 on this day in history.
Mar 05 In the year 1953 soviet dictator Josef Stalin dies at age 73.
Mar 06 In the year 1953 malenkov becomes chairman of the USSR
Mar 07 In the year 1953 "Can Can" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 892 performances
Mar 07 Jackie McGlew scores 255 vs New Zealand at Wellington in the year 1953.
Mar 07 In the year 1953 jackie McGlew scores 255* v NZ at Wellington
Mar 07 On this day in history record 537-kg swordfish is caught by L E Marron, in Chile
Mar 08 "Two's Company" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 90 performances in the year 1953.
Mar 08 A census bureau report indicated that 239,000 farmers had quit tilling the soil and planting crops (giving up farming) over the previous two years on this day in history.
Mar 08 On this day in history census indicates 239,000 farmers gave up farming in last 2 years
Mar 09 Josef Stalin buried in Moscow on this day in history.
Mar 10 Charles Gordon Curtis, inventor of (Curtis-steam turbine), dies at 92 on this day in history.
Mar 11 1st woman army doctor commissioned (FM Adams) on this day in history.
Mar 11 An American B-47 accidentally drops a nuclear bomb on South Carolina, the bomb doesn't go off due to 6 safety catches on this day in history.
Mar 14 Klement Gottwald, premier/president of Czechoslovakia, dies at 56 in the year 1953.
Mar 14 On this day in history kOLR TV channel 10 in Springfield, MO (CBS) begins broadcasting
Mar 14 In the year 1953 nikita Khrushchev succeeds Malenkov as Secretary of Communist Party
Mar 15 In the year 1953 patty Berg wins LPGA Titleholders Golf Championship
Mar 15 In the year 1953 west Germany loses in soccer to Netherlands, 2-1
Mar 16 On this day in history aL rejects Bill Veeck's request to move St Louis Browns to Baltimore
Mar 17 Bill Veeck says he will sell his 80% of St Louis Browns for $2,475M in the year 1953.
Mar 17 In the year 1953 conrado del Campo y Zabaleta, composer, dies at 73
Mar 17 On this day in history uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
Mar 18 On this day in history earthquake strikes West Turkey, 250 die
Mar 19 25th Academy Awards "Greatest Show on Earth", Gary Cooper &Shirley Booth win (1st time televised) on this day in history.
Mar 19 In the year 1953 25th Academy Awards: "Greatest Show on Earth", Gary Cooper &Shirley Booth win (1st time televised)
Mar 19 Cecil B. DeMille received the only Oscar of his illustrious career for the circus extravaganza, The Greatest Show on Earth in the year 1953.
Mar 19 On this day in history tennessee Williams' "Camino Real", premieres in New York NY
Mar 19 In the year 1953 tennessee Williams' "Camino Real," premieres in NYC
Mar 20 Graciliano Ramos, Brazilian author (Vidas Secas), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Mar 20 In the year 1953 senator Edwin C Johnson offers a bill to give clubs the sole