What Happened on August 28, 2003

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Music awardsMusic Awards

20th MTV Video Music Awards: Missy Elliott, Beyoncé and Justin Timberlake win

Singer Beyoncé Knowles
Singer
Beyoncé Knowles
Singer-songwriter Justin Timberlake
Singer-songwriter
Justin Timberlake
Rapper Missy Elliott
Rapper
Missy Elliott
  • An electricity blackout cuts off power to around 500,000 people living in south east England and brings 60% of London's underground rail network to a halt.

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Douglas Wells, American criminal (failed) (b. 1956)