December 8, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Dwight D. Eisenhower gives his "Atoms for Peace" speech at the UN in New York.

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Birthdays in History

  • Norman Finkelstein, American professor, activist

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

Prime Minister of Canada John Diefenbaker (58) weds second wife Olive Palmer (51) at Park Road Baptist Church in Toronto, Canada

13th Prime Minister of Canada John Diefenbaker
13th Prime Minister of Canada
John Diefenbaker