On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1953

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Konrad Adenauer's CDU wins elections in German Federal Republic

Baseball Record

Roy Campanella sets record for HRs by a catcher at 38


Famous Birthdays

  • Katherine Cannon, American actress (Father Murphy, Survivors), born in Hartford, Connecticut
  • Mohamed Kedir, Ethiopian 10k runner (Olympic bronze 1980), born in Ethiopia
1953 Highlights

About September 6, 1953

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 68 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

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