On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1953

Historical Events

  • KOLR TV channel 10 in Springfield, MO (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Tim McKee, American 400m medley swimmer (Olympic silver 1972)

Famous Deaths

  • Klement Gottwald, premier/president of Czechoslovakia, dies at 56
1953 Highlights

About March 14, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

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