On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • Bo Diaz, Venezuelan baseball player (d. 1990)
  • Chaka Khan [Yvette Marie Stevens], American singer and songwriter (Rufus; "I Am Every Woman"), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Geoffrey Clifton-Brown, British MP

Famous Deaths

  • Raoul Dufy, painter, Forcalquier, France
1953 Highlights

About March 23, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 68 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

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