On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1953

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Cubs Ernie Banks hits his 1st major league HR

MLB shortstop Ernie Banks
MLB shortstop
Ernie Banks

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Jones, Canadian rock bassist/vocalist (Red Rider), born in Chicago, Illinois
1953 Highlights

About September 20, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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