On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday

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