On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1953

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Nobel prizeNobel Prize

Dr Albert Schweitzer & Gen George Marshall win Nobel Peace Prize

Military Leader George Marshall
Military Leader
George Marshall

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Fedorovich Poleshchuk, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-16), born in Moscow, Russia
  • Charles Martin Smith, Van Nuys CA, actor (American Graffiti)
  • Kathleen Cody, actress (Charley & the Angel), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Peter Hoekstra, (Rep-R-Michigan)

Famous Deaths

  • Emmerich Kálmán, Hungarian composer of operettas, dies at 71