On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1953

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Jackie McGlew scores 255* v NZ at Wellington

Famous Birthdays

  • Jules Shear, American rock musician & songwriter (If She Knew What She Wants), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Kathleen Sullivan, newscaster (E!), born in Pasadena, California
  • Kenny Aronoff, American drummer (John Mellencamp), born in Albany, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Sedgwick, American film director (The Flaming Frontier, Let 'er Buck), dies of a heart attack at 63