What Happened on August 22nd, 2003

Day of Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore is suspended after refusing to comply with a federal court order to remove a rock inscribed with the Ten Commandments from the lobby of the Alabama Supreme Court building.

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Film director Leni Riefenstahl (101) weds cinematographer Horst Kettner (59)

Film director Leni Riefenstahl
Film director
Leni Riefenstahl

Famous Deaths

  • Arnold Gerschwiler, Swiss figure skating trainer (b. 1914)
  • Generosa Ammon, American widow of Ted Ammon (b. 1956)
  • Imperio Argentina, Argentinian singer and actress (b. 1906)