What Happened on February 11, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • J Styne and Bob 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