What Happened on April 14, 1953

Historical Events

  • Viet-Minh offensive in Laos
  • WHYN (now WGGB) TV channel 40 in Springfield-Holyoke, MA (ABC) begins

Famous Birthdays

  • David Buss, American Evolutionary psychologist
  • Eric Tsang, Hong Kong actor, director and TV host (Super Trio series), born in Hong Kong
Born in 1953

Famous Deaths

  • Emmanuel de Bom, Flemish writer (Scheldelucht), dies at 84

About April 14, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: (How Much Is) That Doggie In The Window - Lita Roza