On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Howe, British rock singer (Bad Company, 1986-93 - "This Love"; "Holy Water"), born in Portsmouth, England (d. 2020)
  • Jimmy Bruno, American jazz guitarist, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Sylvia Chang, Taiwanese actress

Famous Deaths

  • Cyrus "Cy" Kendall, American actor (Tarzan's New York Adventure, Mysteries of Chinatown), dies from heart problems at 55
1953 Highlights

About July 22, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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