On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • William Simmons, sax/keyboardist (Midnight Star-No Parking)

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Lightbody, American athlete (Olympic gold 800m, 1500m, 2590m Steeplechase 1904), dies at 70
1953 Highlights

About March 2, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 10 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Pisces