On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • Henning Schmitz, German musician (Kraftwerk)
  • Leonel Fern├índez, Dominican politician, President of the Dominican Republic (2004-12), born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Matthew Harding, English businessman, soccer administrator (Chelsea Footfall Club), born in Haywards Heath, England
  • Steve Sisolak, American politician, Governor of Nevada (2019-), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Valeri Yuriyevich Sharov, Russian cosmonaut
1953 Highlights

About December 26, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Capricorn