On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1953

Historical Events

  • Bud Grant of Winnipeg Blue Bombers intercepts 5 passes (record)
  • Red Barber, resigns as Dodger sportscaster to join Yankees

Famous Birthdays

  • Mark James, British golfer (Senior Players Championship 2004), born in Manchester, England
  • Pierre Boivin, Canadian businessman and hockey executive
1953 Highlights

About October 28, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Scorpio