What Happened in Mar 1953

  • Agatha Christie publishes After the Funeral

    Agatha Mary Clarissa, Lady Mallowan, DBE (née Miller; 15 September 1890 – 12 January 1976), commonly known as Agatha Christie, was an English... Read more

  • 'Scrambled Eggs Super' is Published

    "And so," he informs his friend Liz, "I decided that, just for a change, I'd scramble a new kind of egg on the range." We're off on an epic journey... Read more

  • Battle of Pork Chop Hill

    The Battle of Pork Chop Hill comprises a pair of related Korean War infantry battles during the spring and summer of 1953. These were fought while... Read more

  • Joseph Stalin Dies

    At the end of January 1953 Stalin's personal physician Miron Vovsi (cousin of Solomon Mikhoels who was assassinated in 1948 at the orders of... Read more

  • "Lili" Is Released

    Lili (1953) is an American film. An MGM release, it stars Leslie Caron as a touchingly naïve French girl, whose emotional relationship with a... Read more

  • Richard Stallman Is Born

    Richard Matthew Stallman (born March 16, 1953), often abbreviated to "rms", is an American software freedom activist, hacker, and software... Read more

  • Indiana Beats Kansas in Final Four

    The 1953 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament involved 22 schools playing in single-elimination play to determine the national champion of... Read more

  • 25th Academy Awards

    The 25th Academy Awards honoring the best movies of 1952, were held on March 19, 1953, from the RKO Pantages Theatre in Hollywood, California and... Read more

  • "I Confess" Is Released

    I Confess (1953) is a film directed by Alfred Hitchcock. It stars Montgomery Clift as Fr. Michael William Logan, a Catholic priest, Anne Baxter as... Read more