On This Day

What Happened on April 7, 1953

Historical Events

  • 1st west-to-east jet transatlantic nonstop flight
  • UN General Assembly begins session that will elect Dag Hammarskj√∂ld of Sweden as Secretary-General

Famous Birthdays

  • Everard Endt, American sailor (Olympic gold 1952)
1953 Highlights

About April 7, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 6 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aries