An Ol’ Broad’s Ramblings

March 13, 2007

I Feel OLD!

Filed under: Time Waster — olbroad @ 9:27
In 1953 (the year you were born)

Dwight Eisenhower becomes president of the US
President Eisenhower announces that he has given France $60 million for the Indochina War

Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norkay reach the top of Mt. Everest

Julius and Ethel Rosenburg are executed by electrocution at Sing Sing Prison

The Korean War ends in stalemate

The first color television sets go on sale for about $1,175

Ron Jeremy, Tony Blair, Pierce Brosnan, and Kim Basinger are born

New York Yankees win the World Series

Detroit Lions Win the NFL Championship

Montreal Canadiens win the Stanley Cup

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury is published

Elvis Presley records for the first time

68% of all United States television sets were tune in to I Love Lucy to watch Lucy give birth

What Happened the Year You Were Born?



  1. I was born in 1953 as well… 😦

    Comment by TexasFred — March 13, 2007 @ 9:39

  2. So, we’re both old farts, eh? LOL

    Comment by olbroad — March 13, 2007 @ 10:09

  3. LMAO..Sorry, not at you being born in 53, but the fact that Ron Jeremy’s birth is included is hilarious to me.

    Comment by Sean — March 14, 2007 @ 6:52

  4. I had NO idea who that was. Had to look ‘im up. sigh.. Thanks for messing with my day! LMAO

    Comment by olbroad — March 14, 2007 @ 7:17

  5. When did we get old? I never even saw it comin’!

    Comment by Anna — March 14, 2007 @ 7:38

  6. […] Cleveland Browns win! Was that the last time they won? h/t: Ol’ Broad’s Ramblings. […]

    Pingback by The Year I Was Born « A Rose By Any Other Name — March 14, 2007 @ 7:43

  7. It’s a conspiracy! LOL

    Comment by olbroad — March 14, 2007 @ 8:09

  8. “Ashton Kutcher, Kobe Bryant, Usher, Clay Aiken, and Nelly Furtado are born”

    Comment by Jayce — March 14, 2007 @ 9:13

  9. Jeez, you’re just a baby. LMAO

    Comment by olbroad — March 14, 2007 @ 9:36

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