On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1953

Historical Events

  • NBA Baltimore Bullets begin a record 32 game road losing streak (12 games in 1952-53; 20 games in 1953-54) with a 73-66 defeat at the Indianapolis Olympians

Famous Deaths

  • Guccio Gucci, Italian founder of Gucci fashion house, dies at 71
1953 Highlights

About January 2, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn