What Happened on May 22, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Eisenhower signs Offshore Oil Bill

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Yankee Irv Noren hits into a triple-play, Yanks beat Wash 12-4

Famous Birthdays

  • Cha Bum-Kun, Korean footballer
  • Doris Barnett, German politician
  • John Edward Stevens, American bank robber (FBI Most Wanted List), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Vaclav Klicka, composer, dies at 70