On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • Nanci Griffith, American singer ("From A Distance"), and songwriter ("Once in a Very Blue Moon"; "Love at the Five and Dime"), born in Seguin, Texas (d. 2021)

Famous Weddings

Roger Moore

"James Bond" actor Roger Moore (25) weds Welsh singer Dorothy Squires (38) in Jersey City

1953 Highlights

About July 6, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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