What Happened on July 30, 1953

Historical Events

  • Rikidōzan holds a ceremony announcing the establishment of the Japan Pro Wrestling Alliance

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleksandr Nikolayevich Balandin, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-9), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Phil Davis, British actor (Whitechapel; North Square; Vera Drake), and director, born in Highgate, London, England
1953 Highlights

About July 30, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: I Believe - Frankie Laine