On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1953

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

David Ben-Gurion, resigns as Prime Minister of Israel

1st Prime Minister of Israel David Ben-Gurion
1st Prime Minister of Israel
David Ben-Gurion
  • US district Judge Grim, rules NFL can black out TV home games

Famous Birthdays

  • Baaba Maal, Senegalese singer and guitarist (The Traveller), born in Podor, French West Africa (now Senegal)
  • Vasilis Karras [Kesoglidis], Greek folk singer (Tilefonise Mou), born in Kokkinohori, Greece
1953 Highlights

About November 12, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 67 years and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio