On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1953

Historical Events

  • KVFD (now KTIN) TV channel 21 in Ft Dodge, IA (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • WJBF TV channel 6 in Augusta, GA (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Cabrel, French folk and country singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Agen, France
  • Martin Kent, cricketer (Queensland batsman played for Australia 1981)
1953 Highlights

About November 23, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Sagittarius