On This Day

What Happened on May 10, 1953

Historical Events

  • KCBD TV channel 11 in Lubbock, TX (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Foster, American jazz and session saxophonist (SNL Band; Mingus Big Band), born in Oakland, California
  • John Diamond, English journalist, born in London, England (d. 2001)
  • Lawrence Lau, actor (Jamie Frame-Another World)
  • Steve Thomas, rocker (Shooting Star)
  • Tito Santana, Mexican-American professional wrestler
1953 Highlights

About May 10, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 5 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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