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Events from the year 1953 in the United Kingdom.

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  1. ^ ""Derek Bentley hanged for murder", BBC On This Day". 1953-01-28. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/28/newsid_3393000/3393807.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  2. ^ ""130 die in ferry disaster", BBC On This Day". 1953-01-31. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/january/31/newsid_2505000/2505913.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  3. ^ ""Violent storms claim hundreds of lives", BBC On This Day". 1953-02-01. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/1/newsid_3749000/3749771.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  4. ^ ""Sweet rationing ends in Britain", BBC On This Day". 1953-02-05. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/5/newsid_2737000/2737731.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  5. ^ ""Marshal Tito makes historic visit to London", BBC On This Day". 1953-03-16. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/16/newsid_2808000/2808379.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  6. ^ ""Queen Mary dies peacefully after illness", BBC On This Day". 1953-03-24. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/24/newsid_2785000/2785265.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  7. ^ a b c d e Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-141-02715-0.  
  8. ^ ""Queen Mary laid to rest in Windsor", BBC On This Day". 1953-03-31. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/march/31/newsid_4325000/4325305.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  9. ^ "The Lost Decade Timeline, BBC". http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcfour/lostdecade/timeline_html.shtml. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  10. ^ ""1953: Britain honours American hero", BBC On This Day". 1953-04-15. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/15/newsid_2844000/2844325.stm. Retrieved 2009-07-02.  
  11. ^ ""Queen launches Royal Yacht Britannia", BBC On This Day". 1953-04-16. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/16/newsid_2846000/2846801.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  12. ^ Watson, J. D. and Crick, F. H. C. (1953). Molecular structure of nucleic acids: a structure for deoxyribose nucleic acid. Nature 171, 737-738.
  13. ^ ""Scientists describe 'secret of life'", BBC On This Day". 1953-04-25. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/25/newsid_2932000/2932793.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  14. ^ ""Queen Elizabeth takes coronation oath", BBC On This Day". 1953-06-02. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/2/newsid_2654000/2654501.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  15. ^ a b ""Christie to hang for wife's murder", BBC On This Day". 1953-06-25. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/25/newsid_3721000/3721267.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  16. ^ Palmer, Alan & Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 406–407. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2.  
  17. ^ ""Britain sends troops to Guiana", BBC On This Day". 1953-10-06. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/october/6/newsid_3168000/3168299.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  18. ^ ""Twenty die in Channel collision", BBC On This Day". 1953-11-17. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/november/17/newsid_3190000/3190340.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  19. ^ ""1953: Lords vote for commercial television", BBC On This Day". 1953-11-26. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/november/26/newsid_4032000/4032711.stm. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  20. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Literature 1953". http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1953/. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  21. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1953". http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1953/. Retrieved 2008-01-10.  
  22. ^ The Hutchinson Factfinder. Helicon. 1999. ISBN 1-85986-000-1.  

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