What Happened on January 23, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Bobby Simpson makes 1st-class debut for NSW 16 yrs 357 days
  • NFL Dallas Texans become Baltimore Colts (now Indianapolis Colts)
  • NFL's National & American conference become Eastern & Western conference

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonio Villaraigosa, Hispanic-American 52nd Mayor of Los Angeles
  • Pat Haden, NFL quarterback (LA Rams), born in Westbury, New York

Person of interestPavlo Lazarenko

Pavlo Lazarenko, Prime Minister of Ukraine (1996-97), born in Karpivka

Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Lazarenko
Prime Minister of Ukraine
Pavlo Lazarenko
  • Robin Zander, American rock vocalist and guitarist (Cheap Trick-Dream Police), born in Beloit, Wisconsin