On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1953

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestGraham Gooch

Graham Gooch, English cricketer, captain of England, opening batsman and prolific run scorer, born in London

Cricketer Graham Gooch
Graham Gooch

Person of interestNajib Razak

Najib Razak, Malaysian politician (Prime Minister of Malaysia, 2009-2018), born in Kuala Lipis, Malaya

Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Razak
Prime Minister of Malaysia
Najib Razak

1953 Highlights

About July 23, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Leo