What Happened on December 3, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Kismet" opens at Ziegfeld Theater NYC for 583 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Eisenhower criticizes McCarthy for saying communists are in the Republican Party

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Premier of Dmitri Shostakovitch' 5th String Quartet

Famous Birthdays

  • Franz Klammer, Austria, downhill skier (Olympic-gold-1976)