October 1953

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The following events occurred in October 1953:

October 1, 1953 (Thursday)[edit]

October 2, 1953 (Friday)[edit]

October 3, 1953 (Saturday)[edit]

October 4, 1953 (Sunday)[edit]

Rob Ellis was born on this day in Bromley Kent

October 5, 1953 (Monday)[edit]

  • Earl Warren is appointed Chief Justice of the United States by U.S. president Dwight D. Eisenhower.
  • The first meeting of Narcotics Anonymous is held (the first planning session was held August 17).

October 6, 1953 (Tuesday)[edit]

  • UNICEF, the United Nations Children's Fund, is made a permanent specialized agency of the United Nations.

October 7, 1953 (Wednesday)[edit]

October 8, 1953 (Thursday)[edit]

October 9, 1953 (Friday)[edit]

  • West German federal election, 1953: Konrad Adenauer is re-elected as German chancellor.
  • The British Guiana constitution is suspended.

October 10, 1953 (Saturday)[edit]

  • Roland (Monty) Burton wins the 1953 London to Christchurch air race in under 23 hours flying time.
  • The Mutual Defense Treaty between the United States and the Republic of Korea is concluded in Washington, D.C.

October 11, 1953 (Sunday)[edit]

Pauline Robinson Bush died at the age of three from leukemia.[1]

October 12, 1953 (Monday)[edit]

  • The play The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial opens at Plymouth Theatre, New York.

October 13, 1953 (Tuesday)[edit]

October 14, 1953 (Wednesday)[edit]

October 15, 1953 (Thursday)[edit]

U.S. comedian Larry Miller is born.

October 16, 1953 (Friday)[edit]

October 17, 1953 (Saturday)[edit]

October 18, 1953 (Sunday)[edit]

October 19, 1953 (Monday)[edit]

October 20, 1953 (Tuesday)[edit]

October 21, 1953 (Wednesday)[edit]

October 22, 1953 (Thursday)[edit]

  • Laos becomes independent from France.

October 23, 1953 (Friday)[edit]

  • Alto Broadcasting System in the Philippines makes the first television broadcast in southeast Asia through DZAQ-TV. Alto Broadcasting System is the predecessor of what will later become ABS-CBN Corporation.

October 24, 1953 (Saturday)[edit]

October 25, 1953 (Sunday)[edit]

October 26, 1953 (Monday)[edit]

October 27, 1953 (Tuesday)[edit]

October 28, 1953 (Wednesday)[edit]

October 29, 1953 (Thursday)[edit]

October 30, 1953 (Friday)[edit]

  • Cold War: U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower formally approves the top secret document of the United States National Security Council NSC 162/2, which states that the United States' arsenal of nuclear weapons must be maintained and expanded to counter the communist threat.

October 31, 1953 (Saturday)[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Hendrix, Steve (April 18, 2018). "'One last time': Barbara Bush had already faced a death more painful than her own". The Washington Post. Retrieved April 19, 2018.