On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1953

Historical Events

  • KATV TV channel 7 in Little Rock, AR (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • KMID TV channel 2 in Midland & Odessa, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Elliot Easton [Elliot Shapiro], rock guitarist (Cars), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Khas-Magomed Hadjimuradov, Chechen bard
1953 Highlights

About December 18, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius