On This Day

What Happened on December 16, 1953

Historical Events

Conference of Interest

1st White House Press Conference (President Eisenhower & 161 reporters)

  • Charles E Yeager fly > 2,575 kph in Bell X-1A

Famous Birthdays

  • Filip Bolluyt, Dutch actor (Daybreak)
1953 Highlights

About December 16, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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