On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • Hal Ketchum, American country singer ("Small Town Saturday Night"), born in Greenwich Village, New York (d. 2020)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Biologist Alexander Fleming (71) weds doctor Amalia Koutsouri-Vourekas (41)

1953 Highlights

About April 9, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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