On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1953

Historical Events

  • Pitts trades outfielder Ralph Kiner & Joe Garagiola to Chicago Cubs

Famous Birthdays

  • Jimmy McCulloch, Scottish songwriter and guitarist (Wings), born in Dumbarton (d. 1979)
  • Paul Samson, British guitarist (Samson) (d. 2002)
  • Susumu Ojima, Japanese entrepreneur (Huser), born in Shikama, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan
1953 Highlights

About June 4, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini