On This Day

September 29, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 1st department store to sell insurance is Carson Pirie Scott in Chicago, Illinois
  • Balt Mayor D'Alesandro buys Veeck's interest in Browns for $2,475,000
  • US government gives France $385 million for combat in Indo-China

Weddings in History


LoveWedding of Interest

US Senator Joseph McCarthy (43) weds researcher Jean Kerr at St. Matthews Cathedral in Washington, D.C.

US Senator Joseph McCarthy
US Senator
Joseph McCarthy

1953 in History