On This Day

June 19, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Albert W Dent elected president of US National Health Council

Deaths in History

ExecutionEthel Rosenberg

Ethel Rosenberg, 1st US civilian executed (in 5 tries) at Sing Sing, NY, for espionage at 37

ExecutionJulius Rosenberg

Julius Rosenberg, 1st US civilian executed at Sing Sing, NY for espionage at 35


1953 in History