What Happened on September 7, 1953

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 67th U.S. Women's National Championship: Maureen Connolly beats Doris Hart (6-2, 6-4)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Roy Campanella sets catcher record of 125 (en route to 142) RBIs

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella

Sport awardTennis Open

US Men's National Championship: Tony Trabert beats fellow American Vic Seixas 6-3, 6-2, 6-3

Tennis Player and Five-Time Major Champion Tony Trabert
Tennis Player and Five-Time Major Champion
Tony Trabert
Tennis Player Vic Seixas
Tennis Player
Vic Seixas

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Bossi, American rocker (Romeo Void), born in San Francsico, California
  • Michael Byron, American composer, born in Chicago, Illinois