What Happened on July 31, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugh McDowell, chelloist (ELO-Telephone Line)
  • James Read, American actor
  • Jimmy Cook, cricketer (South African opening batsman 1992)
  • Ted Baillieu, Australian Politician

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Taft, (Sen-R-Oh) "Mr Republican", dies in NY at 63