On This Day

What Happened on April 6, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Franke, German musician and composer
  • Janet Lynn, ice skater (Olympic bronze 1972)
  • Patrick Doyle, Scottish film composer (Artemis Fowl, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Thor), born in Uddingston, Scotland

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

MLB baseball player Ernie Banks (22) weds Mollye Louise

MLB shortstop Ernie Banks
MLB shortstop
Ernie Banks

Famous Deaths

  • Idris Davies, Welsh poet (b. 1905)