On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1953

Historical Events

  • 20th All Star Baseball Game: NL wins 5-1 at Crosley Field, Cincinnati

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First US national monument dedicated to a black American, to preserve the boyhood home of agricultural scientist and inventor George Washington Carver in Newton County, Missouri

Agricultural Scientist and Inventor George Washington Carver
Agricultural Scientist and Inventor
George Washington Carver

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
1953 Highlights

About July 14, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 66 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer