On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Brown's Lou "Toe" Groza kicks 8 PATs, beating Giants 62-14

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Ward, American baseball player
  • Gina Hecht, actress (Melanie-Hizzoner, Mork & Mindy), born in Houston, Texas
  • Kin Shriner, Indiana, actor (Scott-General Hospital, Rituals)
  • Thomas Hulce, American actor (Amadeus, Equus, Echo Park), born in Detroit, Michigan,
  • Wil Shriner, NYC/Indiana, talk show host (Wil Shriner Show)

Famous Deaths

  • Konstanty I Galczynski, Polish poet (Zielona Ges), dies at 48