What Happened on October 16, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Fidel Castro sentenced to 15 years (Havana)

Cuban Revolutionary and President Fidel Castro
Cuban Revolutionary and President
Fidel Castro

Famous Birthdays

  • Martha Smith, actress (Animal House)/playmate (July 1973), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Paulo Roberto Falc√£o, Brazilian footballer
  • Susan Pedersen, US, 4 X 100m medley swimmer (Olympic-gold-1968)
  • Tony Carey, rocker, born in Fresno, California