On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • Augustus Pablo, Jamaican musician (King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown), born in St. Andrew, Jamaica (d. 1999)

Benazir Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto, 12th Prime Minister of Pakistan and 1st female leader of a Muslim nation, born in Karachi, Pakistan (d. 2007)

  • Charlie Moore Jr., American baseball player, born in Birmingham, Alabama
  • Michael Bowen, American actor, born in Houston, Texas
  • Robyn Douglass, American actress (Lonely Guy, Romantic Comedy), born in Sendai, Japan
1953 Highlights

About June 21, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 69 years and 6 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: I'm Walking Behind You - Eddie Fisher with Sally Sweetland