On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1953

Historical Events

  • Islamic uprising in Atjeh, Indonesia

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Fairbrass, English singer and bassist (Right Said Fred), born in Kingston upon Thames, England
  • Ségolène Royal, French politician (Socialist party), 1st Frenchwoman to be nominated for the Presidency by a major party, born in Dakar, French West Africa

Famous Deaths

  • William Brann, South African cricketer (3 Tests for South Africa), dies at 54
1953 Highlights

About September 22, 1953

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

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