On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Pinnick, American session and touring guitarist (Chicago; Herb Alpert), born in Van Nuys, California

Graham Gooch

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

Najib Razak

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


1953 Highlights

About July 23, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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