What Happened On 6th March 1953 In History

March 6th (1953) was a Friday. It's the 65th day of the year (66th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 300 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 6th March, 1953

  • » Georgy Malenkov succeeds Joseph Stalin as Premier of the Soviet Union and General secretary named First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.

Famous Birthdays on March 6 in 1953

  • » Phil Alvin, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Blasters)
  • » Jan Kjærstad, Norwegian author
  • » Madhav Kumar Nepal, Nepali politician, 34th Prime Minister of Nepal
  • » Carolyn Porco, American astronomer and academic

March 6th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of saints called Feast Day:
  • » Chrodegang of Metz called Chrodegang
  • » Saint Colette e.g Colette
  • » Fridolin of Säckingen called Fridolin
  • » Kyneburga, Kyneswide and Tibba
  • » Marcian of Tortona
  • » William W. Mayo and Charles Frederick Menninger (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » Olegarius
  • » March 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » European Day of the Righteous, commemorates those who have stood up against crimes against humanity and totalitarism with their own moral responsibility. (EUR)
  • » Foundation Day, the founding of Norfolk Island in 1788. (Territory of Norfolk Island)

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