What Happened on June 2, 1953

The King is Dead; Long Live the Queen

Historical Events

Royal Coronation

Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in Westminster Abbey, London, England

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Stadler, American golfer (US Masters 1982), born in San Diego, California
Born in 1953

About June 2, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 70 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: I Believe - Frankie Laine