On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1953

Historical Events

Sports History

Mickey Mantle hits a 565' (172 m) HR in Washington, D.C.'s Griffith Stadium

1953 Highlights

About April 17, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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