On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 1st US National monument dedicated to a Negro-George Washington Carver
  • 20th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 5-1 at Crosley Field, Cincinnati

Famous Birthdays

  • Bebe Buell [Beverle Lorence], American model, singer, and Playboy playmate (Nov 1974), born in Portsmouth, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • Richard von Mises, Austrian scientist and mathematician (probability theory), dies at 70