On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • 20th NFL Chicago All-Star Game: Detroit 24, All-Stars 10 (93,818)
  • KXLF TV channel 4 in Butte, MT (CBS/ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Cliff Johnson, American computer game author, born in Hanover, New Hampshire
  • James Horner, American film composer (Titanic, Apollo 13, Casper), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2015)