1953

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
Decades:
Years:
1953 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1953
MCMLIII
Ab urbe condita 2706
Armenian calendar 1402
ԹՎ ՌՆԲ
Assyrian calendar 6703
Bahá'í calendar 109–110
Balinese saka calendar 1874–1875
Bengali calendar 1360
Berber calendar 2903
British Regnal year 1  Eliz. 2   2  Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2497
Burmese calendar 1315
Byzantine calendar 7461–7462
Chinese calendar 壬辰(Water  Dragon)
4649 or 4589
     to 
癸巳年 (Water  Snake)
4650 or 4590
Coptic calendar 1669–1670
Discordian calendar 3119
Ethiopian calendar 1945–1946
Hebrew calendar 5713–5714
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2009–2010
 - Shaka Samvat 1874–1875
 - Kali Yuga 5053–5054
Holocene calendar 11953
Igbo calendar 953–954
Iranian calendar 1331–1332
Islamic calendar 1372–1373
Japanese calendar Shōwa 28
(昭和28年)
Javanese calendar 1884–1885
Juche calendar 42
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4286
Minguo calendar ROC 42
民國42年
Nanakshahi calendar 485
Thai solar calendar 2496
Tibetan calendar 阳水龙年
(male Water-Dragon)
2079 or 1698 or 926
     to 
阴水蛇年
(female Water-Snake)
2080 or 1699 or 927

1953 ( MCMLIII ) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar , the 1953rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 953rd year of the 2nd millennium , the 53rd year of the 20th century , and the 4th year of the 1950s decade.

Events

January

Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States

February

March

April

May

Mount Everest.

June

June 19: Execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg.

July

August

September

October

November

December

Ramon Magsaysay

Date unknown

Births

January

Gary Johnson
Pat Benatar
Desi Arnaz Jr.
Anders Fogh Rasmussen

February

Mary Steenburgen
Jeb Bush
Cristina Fernández de Kirchner
Michael Bolton
José María Aznar
Ian Khama

March

Ron Jeremy
Isabelle Huppert
Lenín Moreno
Chaka Khan

April

Guy Verhofstadt
Linda Martin
Rick Moranis

May

Tony Blair
Alex Van Halen
Norodom Sihamoni
Pierce Brosnan
Alfred Molina
Danny Elfman

June

Ivo Sanader
Tim Allen
Xi Jinping
Lesley Nicol
Benazir Bhutto
Cyndi Lauper

July

Lawrence Gonzi
Mindy Sterling
Jean Bertrand-Aristide
Najib Abdul Razak

August

Hulk Hogan
Carlos Mesa
James Horner
Wolfgang Hohlbein
Martin Manley
Peter Horton

September

Tommy Shaw
David Wohl

October

Tico Torres
Greg Evigan
Tito Jackson
Robert Picardo

November

Andrés Manuel López Obrador
Dominique de Villepin
Steve Bannon
Curtis Armstrong

December

Tom Hulce
Kim Basinger
Bill Pullman
John Breck
Leonel Fernández
Thomas Bach

Date unknown

Deaths

January

Hank Williams
James Scullin

February

Iuliu Maniu
Francesco Saverio Nitti

March

Joseph Stalin
Klement Gottwald
Jim Thorpe

April

King Carol II of Romania
Stanisław Wojciechowski

May

Django Reinhardt
Damaso Berenguer

June

Norman Ross

July

Dumarsais Estime

August

Jānis Mendriks

September

Mary Brewster Hazelton
Edwin Hubble

October

Hjalmar Hammarskjold

November

Louise DeKoven Bowen

December

Şükrü Saracoğlu

Nobel Prizes

References

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  4. "Chance for Peace Speech". Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission. April 16, 1953. Archived from the original on November 22, 2010. Retrieved 9 August 2010.
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