November 9, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Cambodia (aka Kampuchea) gains independence from Fance, within the French Union

Deaths in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Abdulaziz Ibn Saud, Founder and first King of Saudi Arabia (1932-53), dies of a heart attack at 78

Founder of Saudi Arabia Ibn Saud
Founder of Saudi Arabia
Ibn Saud
  • Dylan Thomas, author-poet (Adv in skin trade), dies in NY at 39