On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1953

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

MLB Team Owner and Promoter Bill Veeck
MLB Team Owner and Promoter
Bill Veeck

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Norris, American actress (Summer of '42, Eat My Dust), born in New York City, New York
  • Tico Torres, American rock drummer (Bon Jovi-Always), born in New York
1953 Highlights

About October 7, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Libra