What Happened on January 5th, 1953

Day of Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • -6] Passenger ships Willem Ruys & Orange collide in the Red Sea

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Samuel Beckett's "En Attendant Godot" premieres in Paris

Playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett
Playwright, novelist, and poet
Samuel Beckett

Famous Birthdays

  • George Tenet, American CIA director
  • Mike Rann, Australian politician
  • Pamela Sue Martin, Westport Ct, actress (Nancy Drew, Fallon-Dynasty)
  • Steve Archer, American singer (The Archers)