On This Day

What Happened on December 12, 1953

Historical Events

  • Chuck Yeager reaches Mach 2.43 in Bell X-1A rocket plane

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruce Kulick, American rock guitarist and singer (KISS), born in Brooklyn, New York
1953 Highlights

About December 12, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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