The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1953

Joseph Stalin

Joseph Stalin (1878 - 1953)

Soviet marshal and politician, 4th Premier of the Soviet Union
Hank Williams

Hank Williams (1923 - 1953)

American singer and songwriter
Julius Rosenberg

Julius Rosenberg (1918 - 1953)

American actress, singer, and spy
Django Reinhardt

Django Reinhardt (1910 - 1953)

Belgian guitarist and composer
Mary of Teck

Mary of Teck (1867 - 1953)

queen consort of George V of the United Kingdom
Eugene O'Neill

Eugene O'Neill (1888 - 1953)

American playwright
Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe (1888 - 1953)

American athlete
Edwin Hubble

Edwin Hubble (1889 - 1953)

American astronomer
Ibn Saud

Ibn Saud (1876 - 1953)

Saudi Arabian king
Gerd von Rundstedt

Gerd von Rundstedt (1875 - 1953)

German field marshal
Francis Picabia

Francis Picabia (1879 - 1953)

French painter and poet
Raoul Dufy

Raoul Dufy (1877 - 1953)

French painter
Bill Tilden

Bill Tilden (1893 - 1953)

American tennis player
Jorge Negrete

Jorge Negrete (1911 - 1953)

Mexican singer and actor
Alice Prin

Alice Prin (1901 - 1953)

French singer, actress, and painter
Dooley Wilson

Dooley Wilson (1886 - 1953)

American actor-musician
John Marin

John Marin (1870 - 1953)

American artist
Kid Nichols

Kid Nichols (1869 - 1953)

American baseball player
Jesse Burkett

Jesse Burkett (1868 - 1953)

Major League Baseball outfielder
Charles E. Merriam

Charles E. Merriam (1874 - 1953)

Political scientist
Edward Sedgwick

Edward Sedgwick (1889 - 1953)

Film director, Screenwriter
Patsy Donovan

Patsy Donovan (1865 - 1953)

Major League Baseball player, manager
Oliver Campbell

Oliver Campbell (1871 - 1953)

American tennis player
Harry Daniels

Harry Daniels (1884 - 1953)

Recipient of the Victoria Cross