On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1953

Historical Events

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

Historic Event

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 [1]

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? 68 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Cancer