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November 6th, 1953.

November 6th, 1953, was a Friday. It was day 310 of 1953. The decade was the 1950s.

67 years, 6 months and 11 days have passed since November 6th, 1953.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Scorpio.

Top song: November 6th, 1953

The best-selling single on November 6th, 1953 was "St. George and the Dragonet" by Stan Freberg.

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Take me back to November 6th, 1953!

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The date is November 6th, 1953 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder. In music, the song "St. George and the Dragonet" by Stan Freberg is the best-selling record at the moment. Dwight David Eisenhower is currently the President of the United States and Winston Churchill is the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

In fashion, women are sporting the popular "The New Look" by Christian Dior. This formal style includes rounded shoulders, a full-skirted silhouette and a tight waist. Meanwhile, men are beginning to follow a new "Teddy Boy" trend that involves greased-back hair, extremely narrow trousers and velvet-collared jackets. Because it's 1953, radio stations and jukeboxes are playing songs from singers such as Percy Faith, Les Paul, Mary Ford, Patti Page, Eddie Fisher, the Ames Brothers, Teresa Brewer, Les Baxter and Perry Como. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "What's My Line?", "The Cisco Kid", "The Colgate Comedy Hour" and "My Little Margie".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Looney Tunes", "Tom and Jerry", "Crusader Rabbit" and "Adventures of Superman". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as Mr. Potato Head.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on November 6th, 1953.

  • Movies from 1953.

    The most popular movies of 1953 included the likes of The Robe, This Is Cinerama, From Here to Eternity, Shane, How to Marry a Millionaire, Peter Pan and House of Wax.

  • 1953 in music.

    The radio stations in 1953 were dominated by artists such as Percy Faith, Les Paul & Mary Ford, Patti Page, Eddie Fisher, the Ames Brothers, Teresa Brewer, Les Baxter and Perry Como.

  • Konrad Adenauer.

    West Germany Chancellor Konrad Adenauer was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1953.

  • The Jukebox.

    The Jukebox.

    During this period, the jukebox was at the height of its popularity. Around this time, teenagers and young adults would hang out at local restaurants and diners and listen to the latest songs.

  • Rotary phones.

    Rotary phones.

    During the 1950s, people were using rotary phones. It was during this period that the heavier metal dial components were phased out and replaced with plastic.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 67 years, 6 months and 11 days have passed since November 6th, 1953.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 45 of 1953.
  • Leap Year: 1953 was NOT a leap year.
  • Age: Anyone born on November 6th, 1953, will be 67 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1953 belong to the Baby Boomer generation.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around November 6th, 1953.

  • October 7th, 1953: The first episode of "Life with Elizabeth" is aired.
  • October 29th, 1953: Singer Frank Sinatra and actress Ava Gardner announce that they are separating after two years of marriage.
  • November 4th, 1953: The western musical film "Calamity Jane" is released.
  • This date: November 6th, 1953

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on November 6th, 1953, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Libra.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1953 was the year of the Snake (Yin Earth).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: November 6th, 1953 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of November will have the birthstones Topaz and Citrine.
  • Birth flower (November): The Chrysanthemum.

Photos of 1950s fashion.

Photographs of 1950s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of 1950s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Life with Elizabeth - Starring Betty White as Elizabeth and Del Moore as her husband Alvin.
  • The Danny Thomas Show - American sitcom about a successful nightclub singer.
  • I Married Joan - Comedy about the scatterbrained wife of judge Bradley Stevens.
  • Our Miss Brooks - Sitcom about a high school teacher called Constance "Connie" Brooks.
  • My Little Margie - Comedy series about 21-year-old Margie Albright and her widowed father Charles Farrell.
  • The Roy Rogers Show - American Western television series about a ranch owner called Roy Rogers.
  • I Love Lucy - Sitcom starring Lucille Ball.
  • Sky King - Western series starring Kirby Grant, Gloria Winters and Ron Hagerthy.
  • The Jack Benny Program - 25-minute-long situation comedy series that broadcast on CBS.
  • The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show - TV series that broadcast on CBS.
  • You Bet Your Life - Comedy quiz series hosted by Groucho Marx.
  • The Colgate Comedy Hour - Comedy-musical that featured various comedians and entertainers.

Kid's TV shows on November 6th, 1953.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1953.

  • Adventures of Superman
  • Crusader Rabbit
  • Tom and Jerry
  • Looney Tunes

Popular toys and games in 1953.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1953.

  • Mr. Potato Head

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 6th of November.

  • November 6th, 1970: Ethan Hawke (Actor) was born exactly 17 years after this date.
  • November 6th, 1972: Thandie Newton (Actress) was born exactly 19 years after this date.
  • November 6th, 1976: Pat Tillman (American Football player) was born exactly 23 years after this date.
  • November 6th, 1988: Emma Stone (Actress) was born exactly 35 years after this date.
  • November 6th, 1989: Jozy Altidore (American soccer player) was born exactly 36 years after this date.
  • November 6th, 1989: Aaron Hernandez (NFL player / convicted murderer) was born exactly 36 years after this date.

US President.

Dwight David Eisenhower was the President of the United States on November 6th, 1953.

UK Prime Minister.

Winston Churchill was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 6th, 1953.

Irish Taoiseach.

Éamon de Valera was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on November 6th, 1953 was most likely conceived around the 27th of January, 1953.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 6th, 1953 is close to the 16th of August, 1954.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about November 6th, 1953.

  • A total of 24,665 days have passed since this date.
  • 3,523 weeks have passed.
  • 2,131,052,400 seconds have passed since the November 6th, 1953.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,486,227,800 times.
  • Since November 6th, 1953, the earth has travelled approximately 1,099,623,038,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 355,175,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 183,270,506 steps. That's about 81,454 miles!
  • Since this date, 25,572,629 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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