What Happened on December 2, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Jay Dean Haas, PGA golfer (1978 Andy Williams-San Diego), born in St Louis, Missouri
  • Meg Griffin, DJ (WNEW-FM, WPLJ-FM, WKRK-FM)/VJ (V-1)
  • Myung-Whan Chung, Seoul Korea, pianist (Chung Trio)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Hayes, cricketer (Surrey bat played 5 Tests for England), dies
  • Francis Picabia, French painter/illustrator, dies at 75
  • Reginald Baker, Australian athlete and actor (b. 1884)