What Happened on September 14, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nikita Khrushchev appointed First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, succeeding Malenkov

Soviet First Secretary Nikita Khrushchev
Soviet First Secretary
Nikita Khrushchev
  • Yanks clinch 5th straight pennant with 8-5 win over Indians

Famous Birthdays

  • Judy Playfair, Australian swimmer
  • Tom Cora, American cellist and composer (d. 1998)