What Happened on June 26, 2003

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • The U.S. Supreme Court rules in Lawrence v. Texas that gender-based sodomy laws are unconstitutional.

Famous Deaths

  • Denver Randleman, U.S. Army Seargent (b. 1920)
  • Marc-Vivien FoĆ©, Cameroon footballer (b. 1975)
  • Sir Dennis Thatcher MBE, husband of Margaret Thatcher (b. 1915)
  • Strom Thurmond, U.S. Senator (b. 1902)