On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1953

Historical Events

  • England beats Scotland, 26-8 at Twickenham, London to clinch their 14th Five Nations Rugby Championship
  • NBA record 106 fouls & 12 players foul out (Boston-Syracuse)

Famous Birthdays

  • Carl Wolfson, comedian (Thicke of the Night), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Robert "Shotgun" Johnson, American rock drummer (KC & the Sunshine Band - "That's The Way I Like It")
1953 Highlights

About March 21, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

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