What Happened on September 6, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Konrad Adenauer's CDU wins elections in German Federal Republic

German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer
German Chancellor
Konrad Adenauer

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Roy Campanella sets record for HRs by a catcher at 38

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella

Famous Birthdays

  • Katherine Cannon, actress (Father Murphy, Survivors), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Mohammed Kedir, Ethiopia, 10k runner (Olympic-bronze-1980)