What Happened on September 13, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 4th Formula One WDC: Alberto Ascari wins by 6.5 points
  • KGTV TV channel 10 in San Diego, CA (ABC/NBC) begins broadcasting
  • Pitcher Bob Trice is 1st black to play on Philadelphia A's

Famous Birthdays

  • Taryn Power, daughter of Tyrone Power and actress (Maria), born in Los Angeles, California