November 5, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Nobel prize for physics awarded to Frederik Zernicke
  • Paul Searls saws a 32" log in 86.4 seconds
  • Terence Rattigan's "Sleeping Prince" premieres in London

Birthdays in History

  • Florentino V. Floro, Filipino dwarf judge
  • Joyce Maynard, American writer