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


BattleEthel Rosenberg

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

Soviet Spy Ethel Rosenberg
Soviet Spy
Ethel Rosenberg

BattleJulius Rosenberg

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

Alleged Soviet Spy Julius Rosenberg
Alleged Soviet Spy
Julius Rosenberg