Birthdays in History in December 1953

  • Dec 2 Meg Griffin, DJ (WNEW-FM, WPLJ-FM, WKRK-FM)/VJ (V-1)
  • Dec 6 Wil Shriner, NYC/Indiana, talk show host (Wil Shriner Show)
  • Dec 7 Bertin Osborne, Italian entertainer
  • Dec 8 Norman Finkelstein, American professor, activist
  • Dec 13 Tom Sanders, Jackson Wyoming, aerial cameraman (Living Daylights)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 13 Ben Bernanke, American economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve (2006-14), born in Augusta, Georgia

Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke
Economist and Chairman of the Federal Reserve
Ben Bernanke
  • Dec 14 Vangelis Meimarakis, Greek lawyer and politician
  • Dec 14 Mikael Odenberg, Swedish politician
  • Dec 15 J. M. DeMatteis, American comic book writer
  • Dec 18 Khas-Magomed Hadjimuradov, Chechen bard
  • Dec 21 Tina Brown, journalist (New Yorker)
  • Dec 23 Grand Duchess Maria Vladimirovna of Russia
  • Dec 24 Fran├žois Loos, French politician
  • Dec 25 Arnella Flynn, Errol Flynn's daughter, born in Rome, Italy
  • Dec 26 Valeri Yuriyevich Sharov, Russian cosmonaut
  • Dec 26 Leonel Fern├índez, Dominican politician and current President of the Dominican Republic
  • Dec 29 Stanley Tookie Williams, American author/murderer (executed 2005)
  • Dec 30 Daniel T Barry, PhD/MD/astronaut (STS 72), born in Norwalk, Connecticut
  • Dec 30 Bill Kazmaier, American powerlifter
  • Dec 30 Harald Schmautz, German-born journalist
  • Dec 30 Meredith Vieira, American television journalist