On This Day

What Happened on August 9, 1953

Historical Events

  • 1st elected Prime Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Sheikh Abdullah dismissed by the Indian government and later arrested
1953 Highlights

About August 9, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: The Song From Moulin Rouge - Mantovani