What Happened on September 30, 1953

Historical Events

  • Auguste/Jacques Piccard dives with bathosphere to 3150 m (record)

Appointment of Interest

Earl Warren appointed Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court

  • Robert Anderson's "Tea & Sympathy" premieres in NYC
  • WICS TV channel 20 in Springfield, IL (NBC) begins broadcasting
  • WMT (now KGAN) TV channel 2 in Cedar Rapids-Waterloo, IA (CBS) begins
1953 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Deborah Allen, American country singer (Jim Stafford Show), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • S.M. Stirling, Canadian-American author (Draka series), bon in Metz, France
Born in 1953

About September 30, 1953

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 5 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • UK #1 Song: Look At That Girl - Guy Mitchell