What Happened on March 24, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Steve Lubbers, cricketer (capt of Dutch World Cup team 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Felix M Abel, French dominican/biblical scholar, dies at 74
  • Mary, queen of Great-Britain/North-Ireland, dies at 85
  • Mary, [Victoria Mary] of Teck, Queen of Great Britain and consort of George V, dies at 85