On This Day

What Happened on July 3, 1953

Historical Events

Wimbledon Men's Tennis

Wimbledon Men's Tennis: American Vic Seixas wins his only Wimbledon singles title with a 9-7, 6-3, 6-4 over Dane Kurt Nielsen

Famous Birthdays

  • Alynne Amkraut, American entertainer, born in Amityville, New York
  • Frank Tanana, American MLB pitcher (California Angels), born in Detroit, Michigan
1953 Highlights

About July 3, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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