On This Day

September 26, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Polish government fires/imprisons Cardinal Wyszynski
  • US & Spain sign defense treaty (4 US bases in Spain)

Birthdays in History

  • Aivars Lembergs, Latvian politician, born in Jēkabpils, Latvia

Deaths in History

  • Xu Beihong, Chinese painter, dies at 58
1953 in History