Historical Events on December 31, 1953

About Dec 31, 1953

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 9 months and 21 days

Historical Events

  • 42nd Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in Melbourne (3-2)
  • Bill Shoemaker shatters record, riding 485 winners in a year
  • Hulan Jack sworn in as Manhattan Borough president
  • WFBC (now WYFF) TV channel 4 in G'ville-Spartanburg, SC (NBC) begins