On This Day

September 3, 1953 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • European Convention on Human Rights goes into effect

Event of interestEvent of Interest

French minister Francois Mitterrand, resigns due to colonial policy

21st President of France Francois Mitterrand
21st President of France
Francois Mitterrand

Birthdays in History

  • Munir H. Habib, Syrian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-3 backup)

Weddings in History


LoveWedding of Interest

New Zealand Explorer Edmund Hillary (34) weds Louise Mary Rose

Mountaineer and Explorer Edmund Hillary
Mountaineer and Explorer
Edmund Hillary

1953 in History