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 baseball pitcher (MLB All-Star 1976–78; AL ERA leader 1977; MLB strikeout leader 1975; California Angels), born in Detroit, Michigan
Born in 1953
1953 Highlights

About July 3, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 2 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: I Believe - Frankie Laine