On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1953

Famous Birthdays

  • Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia
  • Tom Cochrane, Canadian rock vocalist and guitarist (Red Rider - "Lunatic Fringe"), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Deaths

  • Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Japanese-American painter, etcher and lithographer, dies at 59
1953 Highlights

About May 14, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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