On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1953

Historical Events

Sports History

Bill Veeck tells Browns stockholders he faces bankruptcy unless they drop their suit to block his move to Baltimore, they comply

Famous Birthdays

  • (Hector) "Tico" Torres, American rock drummer (Bon Jovi - "Livin' On A Prayer";"It's My Life"), born in New York City
  • Christopher Norris, American actress (Summer of '42, Eat My Dust), born in New York City, New York
1953 Highlights

About October 7, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

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