What Happened on August 8, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Russia's Georgi Malenkov reports possession of hydrogen bomb
  • US & South Korea initial a mutual security pact

Famous Birthdays

  • "Sweet" Lou Dunbar, basketball player (Harlem Globetrotters)
  • Don Most, American actor and director (Ralph Malph-Happy Days), born in Brooklyn, New York