January 5, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • -6] Passenger ships Willem Ruys & Orange collide in the Red Sea

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Samuel Beckett's "En Attendant Godot" premieres in Paris

Playwright, novelist, and poet Samuel Beckett
Playwright, novelist, and poet
Samuel Beckett

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