On This Day

What Happened on April 4, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • KFDA TV channel 10 in Amarillo, TX (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Bertrand, Canadian politician (Liberal Party of Canada), born in Fort-Coulonge, Quebec, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Carol II, King of Romania (1930-40), dies at 59
  • Rachilde, [Marguerite Vallette-Eymery], French author, dies at 93