On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1953

Historical Events

  • KRDO TV channel 13 in Colorado Spgs-Pueblo, CO (ABC) 1st broadcast

Famous Birthdays

  • John Mengatti, American actor (Nick-White Shadow, For Love & Honor), born in NYC, New York
  • Sunny Johnson, American actress (Flashdance), born in Bakersfield, California (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Roger Quilter, British composer, dies at 75
1953 Highlights

About September 21, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 67 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo