On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1953

Historical Events

  • The first Asian Socialist Conference opens in Burma
  • WKBN TV channel 27 in Youngstown, OH (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Malcolm Young, Scottish guitarist (AC/DC-Highway to Hell), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 2017)
1953 Highlights

About January 6, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

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