What Happened on September 5, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st privately operated atomic reactor-Raleigh, NC
  • US give Persian premier Zahedi $45 million aid

Famous Birthdays

  • Paulie Carmen, Champaign Ill, rock vocalist

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Walther DarrĂ©, Nazi politician, one of the leading 'blood and soil' ideologists (b. 1895)