What Happened on August 23, 2003

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 9th World Championships in Athletics open at Saint-Denis, France

Famous Weddings

HeartWedding of Interest

"The Hours" actress Julianne Moore (42) weds "The Myth of Fingerprints" director Bart Freundlich (33) in New York

Famous Deaths

  • Bobby Bonds, American baseball player and manager (b. 1946)
  • Jack Dyer, Australian rules footballer (b. 1913)
  • John Geoghan, American Catholic priest (b. 1935)