What Happened on April 10, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • "House of Wax" 1st color 3-D movie, premieres in New York
  • 7th NBA Championship: Minneapolis Lakers beat NY Knicks, 4 games to 1
  • Dag Hammarskj√∂ld becomes the 2nd Secretary-General of the United Nations

Famous Birthdays

  • David Moorcroft, British athlete (5,000m world record holder 1982-85) born in Coventry, England
  • Terre Roche, American rocker (Roches), born in New York