What Happened on January 10, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "My Darlin' Aida" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 89 performances
  • Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Archibald MacLeish
  • NFL Pro Bowl: National Conference beats American Conference 27-7

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Rahal, Indy-car racer (over 15 wins)
  • Pat Benatar, [Andrezejewski], American singer (Hell Is for Children), born in Brooklyn, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Theo Mackeben, German pianist/composer (Golden Cage), dies at 56