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February 11, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • J Styne and Bob Hilliard's musical "Hazel Flagg" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 190 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Eisenhower refuses clemency appeal for Rosenberg couple

34th US President & WWII General Dwight D. Eisenhower
34th US President & WWII General
Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • USSR breaks diplomatic relations with Israel

Birthdays in History

Person of interestJeb Bush

John Ellis "Jeb" Bush, American politician (Governor of Florida (R) 1999-2007), born in Midland, Texas

Governor of Florida Jeb Bush
Governor of Florida
Jeb Bush
  • Stephen Thorne, American naval officer, born in Frankfurt, Germany
1953 in History