What Happened on February 11, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • J Styne/B Hilliard's musical "Hazel Flagg" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 190 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Eisenhower refuses clemency appeal for Rosenberg couple

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • USSR breaks diplomatic relations with Israel

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Rubin, music figure (Blues Brothers)
  • Philip Anglim, actor (Dane-Thorn Birds), born in San Francisco, California
  • Stephen D Thorne, Frankfurt-on-Main, German FR, Lt Cmdr USN/astronaut

Person of interestPerson of Interest

[John Ellis] Jeb Bush, American politician (Governor of Florida (R) 1999-2007), born in Midland, Texas

US Governor Jeb Bush
US Governor
Jeb Bush