Saturday February 21, 1953: on this day

February 21, 1953 was the 52nd day of the year 1953, under the sign of Pisces and the day of the week was Saturday.

Is February 21, 1953 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, the zodiac sign and moon phase on February 21, 1953, who was born and died on February 21, 1953, what holidays and observances are celebrated on February 21, 1953, which were the most popular songs (ex. I Believe by Frankie Laine), movies (e.g. The Titfield Thunderbolt, directed by Charles Crichton), TV series (e.g. Commando Cody: Sky Marshal Of The Universe) books and videogames back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about February 21st, 1953 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was February 21, 1953?


February 21, 1953 was a Saturday and it was the 52nd day of the year 1953 in the Gregorian calendar.

February 21, 1953 can also be written as 2/21/1953 in the US and as 21/2/1953 in UK and Europe.

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February 21, 1953: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on February 21, 1953:

  • Maggie closes at national theater nyc after 5 performances
  • Longest collegiate basketball game (six overtimes); niagara beats siena 88-81.

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February 21, 1953: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for February 21st is Pisces.

Pisces is the 12th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between February 19th and March 20th belong to the Pisces sign: discover Pisces personality and who should a Pisces marry.

Babies born in February are either Aquarius or Pisces. People born before February 18th are Aquarius, while people born from February 19th have the sign of Pisces.

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February 21, 1953: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for February 21, 1953 is Snake and the associated element is Water.

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Discover the planets positions on February 21st, 1953 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

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February 21, 1953: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on February 21, 1953 was First Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on February 21, 1953 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on February 21, 1953 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 66% full, rising at 10:54 am and setting at 02:58 am.

The previous full moon was on Jan 29, 1953 while the next full moon would come on Feb 28, 1953.

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Who was born on February 21, 1953?


Famous people born on February 21, 1953:

  • Christine Ebersole
    Christine Ebersole

    Tony Award-winning actress with a successful career in Broadway and television.

  • William Petersen
    William Petersen

    William petersen is an american actor and producer, best known for his role as gil grissom in the television series csi: crime scene...

  • Cyris Spinks

    Cyris Spinks was a renowned boxer known for his achievements in the ring.

  • Henri Jacomet

    French suspect in homicide.

  • Christine Ebersole in Park Forest

    Illinois, usa.

  • Jean-Jacques Peroni

    French comedian, humorist, writer and journalist, victor peroni, a corsican sports journalist (his mother is breton).

  • Patrick Kinser-Lau
  • Miyako Ōtsuka
  • Baykar Sivazliyan
  • Siegfried Bracke
  • Emilio Locurcio
  • Carlos Calvo

Whose famous birthday is on February 21st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on February 21st:

  • Alan Rickman
    Alan Rickman

    Alan Rickman was a renowned British actor known for his roles in films such as Harry Potter and Die Hard.

  • Jordan Peele
    Jordan Peele

    Jordan peele is a comedian known for his work on the sketch comedy show key & peele and for his critically acclaimed horror films get out...

  • Jennifer Love Hewitt
    Jennifer Love Hewitt

    Jennifer love hewitt is an american actress, singer, and producer known for her roles in popular tv shows such as 'party of five' and 'ghost...

  • Ashley Greene
    Ashley Greene

    Ashley greene is an american actress and model best known for her role as alice cullen in the twilight film series.

  • Ellen Page
    Ellen Page

    Ellen page is a canadian actress known for her roles in movies such as juno and inception.

  • Nina Simone
    Nina Simone

    American jazz singer.

  • Mélanie Laurent
    Mélanie Laurent

    French actress, director, singer, and writer.

  • Kelsey Grammer
    Kelsey Grammer

    American actor.

  • William Baldwin
    William Baldwin

    American screenwriter and producer of actor actors.

  • Tiziano Ferro
    Tiziano Ferro

    Italian singer-songwriter and producer.

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February 21, 1953: How old are you if you were born on that day?


You are 71 years 2 months old,

or 854 months and 1 day old,

or 3713 weeks and 2 days old,

or 25993 days old,

if you were born on February 21, 1953.

Enjoy a trip down memory lane: discover what the world looked like when you turned 18 years old, 30 years old, 40 years old

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on February 21, 1953?

There are 305 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday February 21st 2025.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on February 21, 1953?

You belong to the Baby Boomer Generation if you were born on February 21, 1953.

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February 21, 1953: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on February 21, 1953:

  • Konrad Krafft von Dellmensingen
  • Henri Duvanel
  • Lewis Ferry Moody
  • Robert Piguet
  • Ilio Colli

What famous deaths happened on February 21st?

Famous deaths on February 21st:

  • Peter Tork
    Peter Tork

    Peter tork was an american musician and actor, best known as the keyboardist and bass guitarist of the 1960s pop group the monkees.

  • John Thaw
    John Thaw

    English actor and producer, played inspector morse (d. 2002).

  • Ina Claire
    Ina Claire

    Stage and film actress who appeared in 'The Awful Truth' and 'Ninotchka.

  • Louis Hayward
    Louis Hayward

    Johannesburg, south africa -- actor (lone wolf, survivors).

  • Malcolm X

    American activist, who rose from humble beginnings to become a national civil rights activist.

  • Gertrude Elion

    Gertrude Elion was a Nobel Prize-winning American biochemist and pharmacologist who made significant contributions to the development of...

  • Cherica Easton

    Grammy-winning pop singer known for hits like 'Gypsy, Tramps & Thieves'.

  • Malik El Shabazz

    Also known as Malcolm X, he was a prominent figure in the Nation of Islam and a leading voice in the African-American civil rights movement.

  • Hattye Moen

    Renowned chemist known for her contributions to organic chemistry.

  • Herberta Lackner

    Renowned opera singer known for her powerful voice and emotional performances.

See more famous people and celebrities who died on February 21st

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February 21, 1953: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on February 21, 1953:

  • Language Martyrs' Day - A day celebrated by Bengali speaking people for gaining right of mother tongue.
  • Catholicism - Feast day of Saint Peter Damiani.
  • International Mother Language Day (UNESCO).

Saints celebrated on February 21, 1953:

  • Saint Pepin of Landen
  • Saint Randoald
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February 21, 1953: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on February 21, 1953 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week February 16th and February 22nd. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


February 21, 1953: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on February 21, 1953 was I Believe by Frankie Laine, according to the music chart for the week February 16th and February 22nd.

February 21, 1953: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on February 21, 1953 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 16th and February 22nd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - I Believe
  2. - Your Cheatin' Heart

February 21, 1953: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on February 21, 1953 was Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes by Perry Como & The Ramblers, according to the music chart for the week February 16th and February 22nd.

February 21, 1953: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on February 21, 1953 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week February 16th and February 22nd. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes
  2. - Outside Of Heaven
  3. - Because You're Mine
  4. - Comes A-Long A-Love
  5. - She Wears Red Feathers

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February 21, 1953: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on February 21, 1953 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

The Titfield Thunderbolt

The Titfield Thunderbolt

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Charles Crichton

Starring: Stanley Holloway, George Relph, Naunton Wayne, John Gregson

Call Me Madam

Call Me Madam

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Walter Lang

Starring: Ethel Merman, Donald O'Connor, Vera-Ellen, George Sanders

Battle Circus

Battle Circus

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Richard Brooks

Starring: Humphrey Bogart, June Allyson, Keenan Wynn, Robert Keith

Mr. Hulot's Holiday

Mr. Hulot's Holiday

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Jacques Tati

Starring: Jacques Tati, Nathalie Pascaud, Micheline Rolla, Valentine Camax

Country: United States of America

The Lady Without Camelias

The Lady Without Camelias

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Michelangelo Antonioni

Starring: Lucia Bosé, Gino Cervi, Andrea Checchi, Ivan Desny

February 21, 1953: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on February 21, 1953 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Commando Cody: Sky Marshal of the Universe

Commando Cody: Sky Marshal of the Universe

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Fred C. Brannon

Face the Music

Face the Music

Release year: 1953

Directed by: Carol Wiseman

The Pickwick Papers

The Pickwick Papers

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Warwick Gilbert

Valentino

Valentino

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Ken Russell

The Big Idea

The Big Idea

Release year: 1952

Directed by: Matt Thompson

February 21, 1953: What were the bestselling books on that day?

The bestselling books on February 21, 1953 were the literary works published close to that day that have achieved notable commercial success, including:

The Wonderful Country by Tom Lea

The Wonderful Country

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This rare antiquarian book is a facsimile of the original. It may have marks, marginalia, and other imperfections due to its age.

Abraham Lincoln by Benjamin P. Thomas

Abraham Lincoln

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Benjamin P. Thomas's Abraham Lincoln, A Biography is a long-standing classic. It offers a sharp look at one the most important figures in American history.

The Old Man And The Sea by Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man And The Sea

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The Old Man and the Sea is Hemingway’s most beloved work. It is the story of an old Cuban fisherman who, through his simplicity and strength, has been told in a language that is simple yet powerful.

The Magic Lantern by Robert Carson

The Magic Lantern

By:

".an old-fashioned novel in its best sense. It's rich and flavorful, compelling and captivating, and tells the story of a number of real people whose motivations, and characteristics, grow.

The Big Change by Frederick Lewis Allen

The Big Change

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The Big Change: America transforms herself1900-1950. An impartial review of the years 1900-1950.... There's nothing quite like reading a book on the major changes in the United States.

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Who was the US President on February 21, 1953?

On February 21, 1953 the US President was Dwight D. Eisenhower (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on February 21, 1953?

On February 21, 1953 the UK Prime Minister was Sir Winston Churchill (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on February 21, 1953?

On February 21, 1953 the Pope was Pius XII.

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What is special about February 21st?

February 21st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 21st day of the month of February. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on February 21st, such as:

  • 2019 - American-led intervention in syria's civil war: france and the united kingdom, allies of the united states, say that they will not keep their troops there after the united states withdraws.
  • 2018 - Operation barkhane: two french soldiers die after their armoured vehicle collides with a roadside bomb in mali.
  • 2017 - At least six people were killed by suicide bombers near charsadda's district court. jamaat-ul ahrar claimed responsibility.

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What happened in 1953?

1953 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Ernest Blochs Suite Hebraique, premieres
  • WBRE TV channel 28 in Wilkes-Barre Scranton, PA (NBC) 1st broadcast
  • NBA Baltimore Bullets begin a 32 game road losing streak

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What was the calendar for February 1953?

February 1953 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with February being the 2nd month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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Saturday February 21, 1953