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? 69 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Here In My Heart - Al Martino